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I Hope Roberto Can Pull it Off(2 posts)

I Hope Roberto Can Pull it OffQUiTSPiNiNArOuND
Sep 26, 2002 4:59 PM
I hope he can win this tour. He's shown us he's the best climber. Lets hope he gets some good legs and pulls off this Time Trial. Roberto could have hade a bigger lead if you think about it. He lost some precious seconds on sierra nevada, and some on a descent in another stage.

Not to take away from Aitor, but he is where he is because the peloton let him go in a breakaway...just something to think about.

Hope Lance gives Heras some TT tips too

Good Luck Roberto!
I do to...mmquest
Sep 27, 2002 9:03 AM
but don't think he has enough time for the TT...he lost more time in the shorter time trial earlier in the Vuelta.

However, I really have to critisize the USPS for the team selections. After keeping Heras from winning a stage in the Tour, to which they took what is being talked about as one of the best teams in the post-war era, they bring a second rate team to Spain to help Heras. I love the fact that the USPS has great foreign riders on the team but, if I were Heras, I would switch to another team. I think he could have given LA a run for his money in the mountains of France this year...