Welcome Guest ( Log In | Register )

38 Pages V  « < 34 35 36 37 38 >  
Reply to this topicStart new topic
> Fantasy Cycling, Tour de France
BRFC
post May 3 2018, 01:37 PM
Post #701


King of Sheep
Group Icon

Group: Moderators
Posts: 12,098
Joined: 17-October 05
Member No.: 4,598



QUOTE (PTC @ May 3 2018, 03:10 PM) *
Not doing fantasy, but I'll follow the race.

Gonna be between Froome and Doom for overall, although Lopez could shake things up if he climbs really well.

Outsiders for top 5: Bennett and Woods.

Viviani the only sprinter worth getting.

Pinot is in fine shape. I think there aren't enough TT km to hand it to Tom.
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
PTC
post May 3 2018, 02:33 PM
Post #702


Advanced Member
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 36,125
Joined: 4-March 05
From: N.E. Philadelphia, near Dunkin Donuts
Member No.: 2,846



Post your teams here so I can follow how well you're doing. smile.gif
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
BRFC
post May 3 2018, 02:39 PM
Post #703


King of Sheep
Group Icon

Group: Moderators
Posts: 12,098
Joined: 17-October 05
Member No.: 4,598



QUOTE (PTC @ May 3 2018, 04:33 PM) *
Post your teams here so I can follow how well you're doing. smile.gif

Just join the thing already. It takes less time if you can just check up on the scores with a click of the mouse. tongue.gif
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
BRFC
post May 4 2018, 11:33 AM
Post #704


King of Sheep
Group Icon

Group: Moderators
Posts: 12,098
Joined: 17-October 05
Member No.: 4,598



Christopher Froome Team Sky 26 - - - - - - - - 0
Thibaut Pinot FDJ 18 - - - - - - - - 0
Patrick Konrad BORA - hansgrohe 6 - - - - - - - - 0
Simon Yates Mitchelton-Scott 14 - - - - - - - - 0
Elia Viviani Quick-Step Floors 14 - - - - - - - - 0
Andreas Schillinger BORA - hansgrohe 4 - - - - - - - - 0
Thomas Scully EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale 4 - - - - - - - - 0
Eros Capecchi Quick-Step Floors 4 - - - - - - - - 0
Sacha Modolo EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale 10 - - - - - - - - 0
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
PTC
post May 4 2018, 12:40 PM
Post #705


Advanced Member
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 36,125
Joined: 4-March 05
From: N.E. Philadelphia, near Dunkin Donuts
Member No.: 2,846



Worried about Froome taking a fall before the race has begun?
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
PTC
post May 4 2018, 01:59 PM
Post #706


Advanced Member
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 36,125
Joined: 4-March 05
From: N.E. Philadelphia, near Dunkin Donuts
Member No.: 2,846



QUOTE (PTC @ May 4 2018, 08:40 AM) *
Worried about Froome taking a fall before the race has begun?

Not a good start.


Yates did very well. wink.gif
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
BRFC
post May 5 2018, 12:48 PM
Post #707


King of Sheep
Group Icon

Group: Moderators
Posts: 12,098
Joined: 17-October 05
Member No.: 4,598



QUOTE (PTC @ May 4 2018, 03:59 PM) *
Not a good start.


Yates did very well. wink.gif

Gambling he'll be the main man and not Chaves. That team looks scary good.

Froome needs to make it up in the mountains now. It's going to be interesting. I'm hedging my bets. I'll be ecstatic if Dumoulin wins again, otherwise Froome might make my fantasy Giro. Win-win.
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
PTC
post May 10 2018, 03:15 PM
Post #708


Advanced Member
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 36,125
Joined: 4-March 05
From: N.E. Philadelphia, near Dunkin Donuts
Member No.: 2,846



QUOTE (BRFC @ May 5 2018, 08:48 AM) *
Gambling he'll be the main man and not Chaves. That team looks scary good.

Chaves Yates 1-2.

Yates could have won, but let Chaves have it.

Yates looks very, very good.

Froome struggling...but could work his way back into it.
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
PTC
post May 13 2018, 03:05 PM
Post #709


Advanced Member
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 36,125
Joined: 4-March 05
From: N.E. Philadelphia, near Dunkin Donuts
Member No.: 2,846



Well, Froome is dead in this race.

Yates clearly the man to beat.

Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
scoobyliscious
post May 18 2018, 05:28 PM
Post #710


Ambassador of Grandiose Vision & Pomposity
Group Icon

Group: Moderators
Posts: 4,089
Joined: 5-August 04
From: The Mystery Machine
Member No.: 1,142



So, anyone been watching the Tour of California? Van Garderen took the lead via the Time Trial, but this Columbian kid, Egan Bernal, had all the Jerseys at one point. Yep, sprint points, mountain, young rider and overall. Naturally, he's on Team Sky (rich becoming richer and all that). Don't know if he's going to ride the Tour de France this year, but it's been an impressive ride so far. And the field this year is pretty strong (at least with Sprinters: Sagan, Kristoff, Cavendish, Ewan and Gaviria).


--------------------
I used to stay out late and try to walk the Muse home. Now I get up fresh-faced at 7 a.m. and take advantage of her while she's passing out.
-Bono
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
PTC
post May 18 2018, 06:42 PM
Post #711


Advanced Member
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 36,125
Joined: 4-March 05
From: N.E. Philadelphia, near Dunkin Donuts
Member No.: 2,846



QUOTE (scoobyliscious @ May 18 2018, 01:28 PM) *
So, anyone been watching the Tour of California? Van Garderen took the lead via the Time Trial, but this Columbian kid, Egan Bernal, had all the Jerseys at one point. Yep, sprint points, mountain, young rider and overall. Naturally, he's on Team Sky (rich becoming richer and all that). Don't know if he's going to ride the Tour de France this year, but it's been an impressive ride so far. And the field this year is pretty strong (at least with Sprinters: Sagan, Kristoff, Cavendish, Ewan and Gaviria).

He's been on my radar for a while.

I can see him going to the TDF as a helper...but doing, really, really well. If not the TDF, he'll be unleashed at the Vuelta later in the year.

Reminds of when Nairo Quintana first appeared a few years back, and did great things as a newbie.
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
BRFC
post May 18 2018, 10:52 PM
Post #712


King of Sheep
Group Icon

Group: Moderators
Posts: 12,098
Joined: 17-October 05
Member No.: 4,598



QUOTE (PTC @ May 13 2018, 05:05 PM) *
Well, Froome is dead in this race.

Yates clearly the man to beat.

Froome sad.gif Still ging ok-ish though I clearly dropped the ball with not selecting Carapaz. Konrad is making up for it in part, so I'm still ok. Did well in selecting Yates and Pinot sofar.
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
PTC
post May 20 2018, 08:43 PM
Post #713


Advanced Member
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 36,125
Joined: 4-March 05
From: N.E. Philadelphia, near Dunkin Donuts
Member No.: 2,846



I have to say, I'm not buying this new and improved Yates.

I hope I'm wrong, but something smells fishy...
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
BRFC
post May 21 2018, 12:58 PM
Post #714


King of Sheep
Group Icon

Group: Moderators
Posts: 12,098
Joined: 17-October 05
Member No.: 4,598



QUOTE (PTC @ May 20 2018, 10:43 PM) *
I have to say, I'm not buying this new and improved Yates.

I hope I'm wrong, but something smells fishy...

Was thinking the same thing. He's young though, so it might still be a normal development. And let's not pretend the rest are riding without proper preparation.
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
PTC
post May 21 2018, 02:26 PM
Post #715


Advanced Member
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 36,125
Joined: 4-March 05
From: N.E. Philadelphia, near Dunkin Donuts
Member No.: 2,846



QUOTE (BRFC @ May 21 2018, 08:58 AM) *
Was thinking the same thing. He's young though, so it might still be a normal development. And let's not pretend the rest are riding without proper preparation.

I do like his aggressive style, though. Makes for good racing. smile.gif

Hopefully Doom can destroy him in the ITT, setting it all up for more racing in the mountains.
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
PTC
post May 25 2018, 05:06 PM
Post #716


Advanced Member
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 36,125
Joined: 4-March 05
From: N.E. Philadelphia, near Dunkin Donuts
Member No.: 2,846



QUOTE (PTC @ May 3 2018, 09:10 AM) *
Not doing fantasy, but I'll follow the race.

Gonna be between Froome and Doom for overall, although Lopez could shake things up if he climbs really well.

As I said, Froome and Doom.

Lopez is 4th as of today.

It was never in doubt. biggrin.gif

Now we wait to see if they find anything in Froome's samples...
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
BRFC
post Jul 1 2018, 12:15 PM
Post #717


King of Sheep
Group Icon

Group: Moderators
Posts: 12,098
Joined: 17-October 05
Member No.: 4,598



Velogames is online! Who's up for it?

Btw: Froome ohmy.gif ohmy.gif ohmy.gif ohmy.gif

This post has been edited by BRFC: Jul 1 2018, 12:15 PM
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
PTC
post Jul 1 2018, 05:07 PM
Post #718


Advanced Member
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 36,125
Joined: 4-March 05
From: N.E. Philadelphia, near Dunkin Donuts
Member No.: 2,846



The whole process of investigating/charging druggies is a joke.

Firstly, he should have been suspended from racing until the investigation/appeal process was complete.
Secondly, that process needs to take days/weeks rather than months/years.


He'll appeal. He'll race. He'll win. And in 3 years he'll be busted and the record books will be amended. rolleyes.gif

I wish I didn't enjoy cycling so much. sad.gif
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
RAPID
post Jul 1 2018, 11:30 PM
Post #719


✟ CARPE ✟ DIEM ✟
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 23,180
Joined: 1-August 08
From: St. Petersburg, Russia
Member No.: 7,943



QUOTE (PTC @ Jul 1 2018, 08:07 PM) *
I wish I didn't enjoy cycling so much. sad.gif

So what's so interesting?


--------------------
Mané, Mané, Mané
Must be funny ☺️
In the Rich man's world
Mané, Mané, Mané
Always sunny ☀️
In Richarlison's world

★★★★★★★★★★★★★
“RAPID scores goals like Marco van Basten(PTC)
“RAPID is the Magical Negro whose special powers make us all better at Fantasy Footie”(scoobyliscious)
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post
PTC
post Jul 2 2018, 12:26 PM
Post #720


Advanced Member
Group Icon

Group: Patron
Posts: 36,125
Joined: 4-March 05
From: N.E. Philadelphia, near Dunkin Donuts
Member No.: 2,846



QUOTE (RAPID @ Jul 1 2018, 07:30 PM) *
So what's so interesting?

The cobbles, the nails thrown all over the road, the devil bloke running up and down the mountains, and the bus getting stuck under the flamme rouge.

Drama!
Go to the top of the page
 
+Quote Post

38 Pages V  « < 34 35 36 37 38 >
Reply to this topicStart new topic
1 User(s) are reading this topic (1 Guests and 0 Anonymous Users)
0 Members:

 

Lo-Fi Version Time is now: 25th September 2018 - 11:57 PM