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93rd Tour de France - Stage 1 Photos
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Date: 7/2/2006
93rd Tour de France - Stage 1 Photos

93rd Tour de France - Stage 1 Photos

The Sprint is on       Photo (c) Tim DeWaele

The Sprint:
Boonen had McEwen on his wheel, and Hushovd was behind McEwen. Zabel and Bennati were lurking behind McEwen too, as was Fred Rodriguez of Davitamon. Then Boonen went again. Meanwhile, Casper jumped around on the left and started to go. Boonen was washed away while Casper flew to the line.  People jumped on Casper's wheel and tried to come around, but couldn't manage it! Great win for Casper.

The Sprint Stage 1 Thor in Yellow looks at his shoulder
Photo c. Fotoreprter Sirotti

Casper with a new victory salute? Blood streams down Thors left arm.
Photo c. Tim DeWaele

Thor Down his arm cut from hitting the camera of a fan. Thor had stitches today but is good to go for Stage 2.

Thor receiving medical attention. Photo (c) Tim DeWaele

Jimmy Casper on the podium.  Photo c. Fotoreporter Sirotti


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