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95th Tour de France - 2008 Program & Race Report Index 2
 
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Date: 7/30/2008
95th Tour de France - 2008 Program & Race Report Index 2
 

95th Tour de France - 2008 Program & Race Report Index 2
Quick reference guide to the 2008 Tour de France... Daily Peloton race coverage Stages 8 - 14: previews, commentary, reports, results, photos and more...

Contents:
The Climbs & Commentary
Stages: Race reports, Results & Photos
2008 Stage Race Programs: Giro d'Italia, Dauphine Libere, Tour de Suisse

2008 Program & Race Report Index 1
2008 Program & Race Report Index 3

2008 Tour de France Week 2
Stage 8 - 14

95th Tour de France - Stage 8 Live
12 Jul 2008
Three French raiders with one Euskaltel orange warrior on the attack... the brave quartet are away with a 5 minute gap... as the peloton starts to turn the screws as the skies open up with rain. Photos
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 8 Results & Photos
12 Jul 2008
Team Columbia's Young Guns Double on the Podium in Toulouse. Cavendish, Ciolek and Casar the fastest legs in a bunch sprint.
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 8 G.C. & Photos
12 Jul 2008
Luxembourg's Kim Kirchen leads Evans, Schumacher, Vandevelde and Menchov on the eve of the peloton's Pyrenees adventure. Rabobank's Freire ties Kirchen for green. Official General Classifications.
 


Stage 9:  Kim Kirchen  Photo © 2008 Fotoreporter Sirotti

95th Tour de France - Stage 9 Live
13 Jul 2008
Into the Pyrenees... first day of the mountain man climbing festival. 3 riders on the attack with a 10 minute gap
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 9 Live
13 Jul 2008
Into the Pyrenees... first day of the mountain man climbing festival. 3 riders on the attack with a 10 minute gap
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 9 Live Part 2
13 Jul 2008
Onto the Col de Peyresourde - Lang, Jalabert and Kuschynski with 9 minutes in hand continue their attack...
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 9 Live Part 3
13 Jul 2008
On the final climb of the Col d’Aspin - Sebastian Lang on the attack then Kuschynski, then a group of 4 on the chase 5 minutes behind... can Lang hold out for victory?
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 9 Results & Photos
13 Jul 2008
The Red Birds of Saunier Duval/Scott sing again in France! Ag2r la Mondiale doubles on the podium.
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 9 G.C. & Photos
13 Jul 2008
The General Classification takes a few twists. Stefan Schumacher drops a place as rock steady Christian Vandevelde climbs into third. Andy Schleck Leads Young Guns.
 
95th Tour de France - Tour Report Card
13 Jul 2008
Tim Lee Grades the tour and the riders. How did your favorite rider and team do in his unique grading system?
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 10 Live
14 Jul 2008
Attacks from the start, a group of 24 are on the attack... but the peloton is keeping the leash short at one minute
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 10 Live Part 2
14 Jul 2008
On the approach to the Tourmalet... 7 escapees with a 5 minute gap and growing
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 10 Live Part 3
14 Jul 2008
On the descent of the Tourmalet the Hors Cat Hautacam looms ahead. 4 riders off the front Di Gregorio leads with six minutes. Riders dropped try to regroup with the yellow jersey group...
 


Stage 10: Cadel Evans Maillot Jaune  Photo © 2008 Fotoreporter Sirotti

95th Tour de France - Stage 10 Results & Photos
14 Jul 2008
Team CSC and Saunier Duval/Scott's Red Birds Shred the Stage & G.C. on the Tourmalet and Hautacam.
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 10 General Classification
14 Jul 2008
Le Kangaroos Rule - Cadel Evans in yellow! Ricco stomps his way into the top ten and the white and polka dot jerseys. Oscar Freire makes the green jersey his own.
 
95th Tour de France - Le Tour Report Card: Stage 10
Schools out after the stage 10, the report cards are being distributed...
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 10 Comments
CSC, Saunier Duval/Scott, Ag2r, Caisse d'Epargne and Lampre - Team and Rider comments: rest day and after Stages 9 & 10. Juanjo Cobo aims for top ten, Valverde gives up G.C. hopes for stage wins.
 
95th Tour de France - Duenas Suspended
The Tour de France peloton wakes up to another failed drugs test.
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 11 Live Part 1
After a rest day in Pau, the Tour peloton is back for a tough transition stage in the foothills of the Pyrenees. Updated with photos
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 11 Live Part 2
12 riders on the escape with a 15 minute gap on the peloton, they have started the climb of the Col de Portel... Moinard attacks... Updated with photos
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 11 Results & Photos
The "12 Apostles" arrive in Foix with almost 15 minutes grace over the peloton - Updated comments and photos
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 11 G. C. & photos
A second day in yellow for Cadel Evans with no changes in the favorites on the G.C.. Alexandre Botcharov moves up to the top 20.
 
95th Tour de France: Jambon Report, Stage 11
CSC drop the A-Bomb, while the thwarted French riders will have to retire to their bat-cave to plan another unsuccessful attack...
 
95th Tour de France - Le Tour Report Card: Stage 11
Another day, another dope is caught but more importantly some awesome racing is seen.
 
95th Tour de France - Duenas Caught With Banned Substances
Further details emerge about Duenas: he was caught with banned substances. A tragic day of losses for team Barloworld... "We have to go on and honour the race anyway" , Alberto Volpi
 
95th Tour de France - Riccardo Ricco Removed
Saunier Duval/Scott Withdraws Team from the tour after Riccardo Ricco positive doping test. Updated G.C.& Jersey Classifications. Updated Saunier Duval's Pietro Algeri Comments
 
95th Tour de France - Saunier Duval Statement re: Withdrawal
Official statement of the Saunier Duval/Scott team on Riccardo Ricco and their withdrawal from the Tour.
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 12 Live
Against the wind and apparently against the full forces of Quick Step and Team Columbia our two brave escapees are the subject of a relentless pursuit...
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 12 Live Part 2
Our brave duo Dumoulin and Gerard are down to a 40 second lead as they try to fend off the combined efforts of Columbia and Quick Step. Updated with photos
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 12 Results
Trois Victoires Mark Cavendish! Cavendish, Chavanel and Steegmans had the fastest legs of the day in Narbonne... but the Team Columbia young gun had the fastest among them.
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 12 G.C. & Photos
Top 10 changes with withdrawal of Saunier Duval/Scott - Sebastien Lang returns as Mountain King, Vincenzo 'the Shark' Nibali slips into the maillot blanc of top Young Gun.
 
95th Tour de France - Le Tour Report Card: Stage 12
Another blow to the tour but a young gun scores a trifecta.
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 13 Live
Again the parcours will suit a Sprinter but also a large breakaway. The action is underway with Niki Terpstra and Florent Brard on the escape with ten minutes
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 13 Live Part 2
Our brave duo continue to pound away at the front. Over the final climb the gap is 2:39 with 50 km to go. Columbia and Francaise des Jeux tap out the pace on the peloton... can the Franco-Dutch alliance make good their escape to Nimes?
 
95th Tour de France: Jambon Report, Stage 13
The 'Roadrunner' taunts the coyotes again for another Golden Ham. A salute to the eternal flame of French optimism...
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 13 Results & Photos
De Ja Vu all over again in Nimes... Stage (Friday) the 13th time warps to the Columbia Cavendish Zone. Updated with photos
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 13 G. C. & Photos
Little change to the General Classification on the eve of the third week of the tour. Strange changes or non at all is only the calm before the storm.
 
95th Tour de France - Le Tour Report Card: Stage 13
Another day for the sprinters and another chance for Britain’s newfound Royalty to display his stunning speed.
 
95th Tour de France - Riccò & Piepoli Fired
Team Manager Mauro Gianetti dismisses Riccò and Piepoli for "doping practices."
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 14 Live
The Fantastic Four: Sandy Casar, Bram Tankink, José Ivan Gutierrez and William Bonnet have escaped the surly bonds of the bunch... the chase is on with Milram and Liquigas attempting to reel in our Super Heros
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 14 Live Part 2
50 kilometers to go, the gap of the fantastic four is falling as Liquigas, Milram and Bouygues Telecom lead the chase... Updated with Photos
 
95th Tour de France - Le Tour Report Card: Stage 14
France dished out more sublime weather today and in turn the race gave us some equally magnificent action. The skies were blue but the finish was all green…
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 14 Results & Photos
The final climb of the Col de L’Orme made the selection for a Spanish victory in Digne les Bains. Updated with photos
 
95th Tour de France - Stage 14 G.C. & Photos
Silence/Lotto's Cadel Evans leads CSC's Franck Schleck and Garmin/Chipotle's Christian Vandevelde by seconds on the eve of the tours assault of the Alps. Favorites seeking redemption are spread across a 6 minute margin.
 
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