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TDF 2020: Stage 6: Le Teil > Mont Aigoual 191 km *Spoilers*

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  • mididoctorsmididoctors Posts: 10,450
    Gesink off the back
    "If I was a 38 year old man, I definitely wouldn't be riding a bright yellow bike with Hello Kitty disc wheels, put it that way. What we're witnessing here is the world's most high profile mid-life crisis" Afx237vi Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:43 pm
  • rick_chaseyrick_chasey Posts: 58,818 Lives Here

    Ineos being a bit defensive

    are they hoping the break takes the bonifications so the racing is neutralised? Feels that way.
  • dish_dashdish_dash Posts: 5,261
    davidof said:

    Herrera having a shower with a coke bottle

    Just a red bidon, non?
  • DeadCalmDeadCalm Posts: 3,769
    Could Bernal be on a bad day?
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  • rick_chaseyrick_chasey Posts: 58,818 Lives Here

    Gesink off the back

    MMM he's not looking great is he?
  • I think Ineos have just conned Jumbo out of a big opportunity.
    Clearly playing a straight bat until week 3.
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  • mididoctorsmididoctors Posts: 10,450
    dish_dash said:

    It's a nice looking climb eh?

    It is
    "If I was a 38 year old man, I definitely wouldn't be riding a bright yellow bike with Hello Kitty disc wheels, put it that way. What we're witnessing here is the world's most high profile mid-life crisis" Afx237vi Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:43 pm
  • inseineinseine Posts: 5,785
    Lots of bottles been taken, so it's OK up to 10k today?
  • davidofdavidof Posts: 2,624
    dish_dash said:

    davidof said:

    Herrera having a shower with a coke bottle

    Just a red bidon, non?
    No doubt but you wouldn't want to get it wrong
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  • rick_chaseyrick_chasey Posts: 58,818 Lives Here

    I think Ineos have just conned Jumbo out of a big opportunity.
    Clearly playing a straight bat until week 3.

    It's not that long - is it really that big an opportunity?
  • 50x1150x11 Posts: 331
    Lotto rider just took a feed after Millar said it'd been stopped.
  • mididoctorsmididoctors Posts: 10,450

    I think Ineos have just conned Jumbo out of a big opportunity.
    Clearly playing a straight bat until week 3.

    It was a defensive ride .
    "If I was a 38 year old man, I definitely wouldn't be riding a bright yellow bike with Hello Kitty disc wheels, put it that way. What we're witnessing here is the world's most high profile mid-life crisis" Afx237vi Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:43 pm
  • mididoctorsmididoctors Posts: 10,450
    Aru going back
    "If I was a 38 year old man, I definitely wouldn't be riding a bright yellow bike with Hello Kitty disc wheels, put it that way. What we're witnessing here is the world's most high profile mid-life crisis" Afx237vi Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:43 pm
  • inseineinseine Posts: 5,785
    Aru's effort fizzles out
  • TheBigBeanTheBigBean Posts: 15,083

    Ineos being a bit defensive

    are they hoping the break takes the bonifications so the racing is neutralised? Feels that way.
    Have you been listening to Kelly too much?
  • Even Gaudu manages to regain the peloton.
    Unlike the Higuita hype wagon.

    Team Dumbo Visma.
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  • Forgotten quite how awkward Aru looks on a bike
  • Classic Aru
  • inseineinseine Posts: 5,785
    not sure it was Gaudu
  • mididoctorsmididoctors Posts: 10,450

    I think Ineos have just conned Jumbo out of a big opportunity.
    Clearly playing a straight bat until week 3.

    It's not that long - is it really that big an opportunity?
    8 sec by bonus worth having and 10 at stage end
    "If I was a 38 year old man, I definitely wouldn't be riding a bright yellow bike with Hello Kitty disc wheels, put it that way. What we're witnessing here is the world's most high profile mid-life crisis" Afx237vi Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:43 pm
  • mididoctorsmididoctors Posts: 10,450
    edited September 2020
    Roglic s stratergy is based on these summit sprints so blunting them is effective
    "If I was a 38 year old man, I definitely wouldn't be riding a bright yellow bike with Hello Kitty disc wheels, put it that way. What we're witnessing here is the world's most high profile mid-life crisis" Afx237vi Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:43 pm
  • mididoctorsmididoctors Posts: 10,450
    Podgar mechanical
    "If I was a 38 year old man, I definitely wouldn't be riding a bright yellow bike with Hello Kitty disc wheels, put it that way. What we're witnessing here is the world's most high profile mid-life crisis" Afx237vi Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:43 pm
  • inseine said:

    not sure it was Gaudu

    Must have been somebody else wearing his number then.
    "Science is a tool for cheaters". An anonymous French PE teacher.
  • mididoctorsmididoctors Posts: 10,450
    Lutshenko is flying
    "If I was a 38 year old man, I definitely wouldn't be riding a bright yellow bike with Hello Kitty disc wheels, put it that way. What we're witnessing here is the world's most high profile mid-life crisis" Afx237vi Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:43 pm
  • Great ride by Herrada
  • The front of the peloton now resembles a Sky: past, present and future gathering.
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  • DeadCalmDeadCalm Posts: 3,769

    inseine said:

    not sure it was Gaudu

    Must have been somebody else wearing his number then.
    Gaudu may have got back in but the rider they showed rejoining was Madouas.
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  • Vino reminding him how much this win has cost
  • mididoctorsmididoctors Posts: 10,450
    Lol
    "If I was a 38 year old man, I definitely wouldn't be riding a bright yellow bike with Hello Kitty disc wheels, put it that way. What we're witnessing here is the world's most high profile mid-life crisis" Afx237vi Mon Jul 20, 2009 2:43 pm
  • rick_chaseyrick_chasey Posts: 58,818 Lives Here
    I preferred the book...
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