Dave's Dogmatic Dribbles
2006 Tour de France - Stage 4
Those of us in the
No day off for the peloton but they seem relaxed. Today?s course is more conducive to that. Then Discovery sends out
As the break is dissolved, the sprinters begin to morph. Oh no, good guy Zabel runs out of gas (or his tire does anyway). Then Dean crashes but I don?t know why. I?m sure his Tour de France diary at Roadcycling.com will give us the story. Robbie takes off like a V-10 turbo charged Formula 1 car! Fantastic job Robbie ?the McClaren? McEwen. It is amazing to see him create a gap like that among world class sprinters.
Now wait, my editor Thomas tells me there is some talk among the commissar?s. Did Thor finish 3rd or 4th? What was Dean doing when he crashed? Is Thor being relegated to last in the group? This has the makings of a FUBAR situation for sure. Maybe Thor is still angry about stage 2 and enlisted the help of Dean to ?even? things up? My deadline is here so I hope Thomas can sort this out for us. Keep checking Roadcycling.com for the latest.
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