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or stablinski would eat him for lunch?
Commented on Cobbles Wrap: Top Team Breakdowns! on Apr 17 2014, 12:48p - 1 reply
the problem with the cancellara/boonen team flip
Commented on Cobbles Wrap: Top Team Breakdowns! on Apr 17 2014, 12:47p - 1 reply
EBH seems likely to bolt Sky
Commented on Cobbles Wrap: Top Team Breakdowns! on Apr 16 2014, 9:09p - 4 replies
yeah, he was horrible
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 14 2014, 12:27p
it wasn't until they moved the end to the cauberg
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 6:06p
no. omloop is NOT a classic
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 5:43p - 4 replies
he looks like the 5th mutant ninja turtle somehow
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 5:37p
ahhh, wasn't that 8th or 9th?
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 11:05a - 2 replies
although the better result is the 7th in RvV of 1985
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 11:04a
Lemond 4th in 85
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 11:01a - 2 replies
if it was a headwind for the final, i'm suspicious of extra-terrestrialism.
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 10:56a - 2 replies
must have been a tailwind today, no?
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 10:55a - 2 replies
i mean by HOW he wins.
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 10:54a - 3 replies
that's not a result that matters, except maybe in vds.
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 10:53a - 1 reply
exactly. well, Sagan's (and Degenkolb's) presences made the finale.
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 10:53a
Cancellara has not really been the same rider since the 2011 crashes
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 10:51a - 1 reply
or, Sagan made the race
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 10:51a - 5 replies
it's only a fail if you think they had riders capable of a result
Commented on Terpstra Steals the Thunder in Roubaix on Apr 13 2014, 10:50a - 2 replies
he can ask Museeuw
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:48a
he was at least as strong on the cobbles last year too.
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:44a
an amazing race. lots to learn from, lots to be entertained by
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:42a
2001.
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:33a
and they bring Sagan back? how would your like yer Fucked Fabian?
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:31a
servais knaven knows this movie
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:28a
don't believe the PR machine
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:27a
think it's langeveld
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:27a - 1 reply
you're surprised?
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:25a - 1 reply
2002 he plopped in carrefour or later
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:25a
which one?
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:23a - 1 reply
cance and vanmarck need to attack
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:23a
nor i, surprised he's not in g1, actually
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:21a - 1 reply
wow. race for the ages.
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:18a
know they need to kill Sagan
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 10:15a
sporza sed flat tire, well, lekke band, butz
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 9:55a
not really, at least not to me . . .
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 9:54a - 2 replies
look for the beccos
Commented on Paris-Roubaix SECOND LIVE THREAD on Apr 13 2014, 9:32a - 1 reply
that was the snarky part: the only way Hushovd wins PR
Commented on Paris-Roubaix Friday Pick-em Grab Bag on Apr 11 2014, 9:02p
wasn't really counting that one, but ok
Commented on Paris-Roubaix Friday Pick-em Grab Bag on Apr 11 2014, 5:15p - 1 reply
wow, this one wins the snarkernets
Commented on Paris-Roubaix Friday Pick-em Grab Bag on Apr 11 2014, 5:07p - 2 replies
for Sep Vanmarcke
Voted on Apr 11 2014, 5:01p
course, he has to get there first . . .
Commented on Paris-Roubaix Preview: One Man Against Them All on Apr 10 2014, 5:28p
start the sprint with your competitors in your draft on the wrong side of the wind?
Commented on Paris-Roubaix Preview: One Man Against Them All on Apr 10 2014, 5:28p - 1 reply
didn't remember--but . . . hardly = to correctly reading a pro sprint
Commented on Paris-Roubaix Preview: One Man Against Them All on Apr 9 2014, 8:39p - 1 reply
i couldn't tell you
Commented on Techs-Mechs: the case of the slipping chain on Apr 9 2014, 8:37p
did he sprint? did he have to think tactics?
Commented on Paris-Roubaix Preview: One Man Against Them All on Apr 9 2014, 8:25p - 1 reply
wuz thinkin' whilst i was doing the dishes and dishing the ice cream
Commented on Paris-Roubaix Preview: One Man Against Them All on Apr 9 2014, 8:23p - 2 replies
sky? sans Stannard?
Commented on Paris-Roubaix Preview: One Man Against Them All on Apr 9 2014, 8:03p - 4 replies
i've gotten over 20,000 miles out of cassettes
Commented on Techs-Mechs: the case of the slipping chain on Apr 9 2014, 12:44p - 1 reply
thanks
Commented on Notes From the Cobbles Desk on Apr 8 2014, 12:13p
those people had no business being where they were
Commented on Notes From the Cobbles Desk on Apr 7 2014, 9:41p - 1 reply
worry-wart here
Commented on Notes From the Cobbles Desk on Apr 7 2014, 9:40p - 1 reply
like larry flynt?
Commented on Because Holy Week Deserves The Best Stage Race Too: The Pais Vasco Preview on Apr 7 2014, 1:02p - 1 reply
he needs to go have a long chat with the black unicorn . . .
Commented on Cancellara Repeats Flanders Glory; Van Avermaet, Vanmarcke Narrowly Miss Out on Apr 7 2014, 12:46p - 1 reply
so . . . when Boonen and Stybar couldn't follow
Commented on Cancellara Repeats Flanders Glory; Van Avermaet, Vanmarcke Narrowly Miss Out on Apr 7 2014, 12:43p
this . . .
Commented on Cancellara Repeats Flanders Glory; Van Avermaet, Vanmarcke Narrowly Miss Out on Apr 6 2014, 12:47p
but ... [this is gonna hurt]
Commented on The Ultimate RVV Day Schedule on Apr 5 2014, 10:14p - 1 reply
for Zdenek Stybar
Voted on Apr 4 2014, 6:47p
hein verbruggen's the best source here
Commented on Cycle of Lies, by Juliet Macur on Apr 4 2014, 2:18p - 2 replies
Macur's book killed off any soft-spot
Commented on Cycle of Lies, by Juliet Macur on Apr 4 2014, 10:18a - 1 reply
the lenses were ok, but heavy
Commented on Geezer Mech on Apr 2 2014, 9:43p - 1 reply
i'm not seeing the uber-cancellara y'ins is
Commented on Cobbles Check-In: Halfway Home on Apr 1 2014, 10:12a
-9ish in both eyes: so myopic a bit +astigmatism
Commented on Geezer Mech on Mar 31 2014, 12:40p - 3 replies
assuming he had any legs for it
Commented on E3 Prijs: Sagan Makes the Race on Mar 30 2014, 9:35p
wondering:
Commented on E3 Prijs in Pictures: A Patrick Verhoest Gallery! on Mar 30 2014, 9:24p - 2 replies
is just me?
Commented on E3 Prijs in Pictures: A Patrick Verhoest Gallery! on Mar 30 2014, 7:51p - 1 reply
let's not remind people of the motor . . .
Commented on E3 Prijs Harelbeke: Mega-Battle Brewing on Mar 27 2014, 9:58p
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