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Of course, if this turns out someday to be the industry standard integrated handlebar-computer-braking solution then I'll eat my kevlar-reinforced aerodynamic hat.

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Movistar long list for TDF. Quintana, Valverde + 7 of the remaining 12.

Betancur a surprise inclusion... but then, he hasn't DNF'd since Flanders, so maybe this is his time.
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    Re: Finally, a thread for all things Movistar
    « Reply #92 on: February 05, 2018, 18:39 »
    http://cyclingpro.net/spaziociclismo/worldtour/movistar-solo-tre-corse-quintana-del-tour-lultima-3-mesi/

    Well this alleviates the Movistar leadership issues somewhat for most of the pre-TdF races as Quintana will only race three times in preparation for July - Oro y Paz, Catalunya and Pais Vasco.
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    According to leaked info (:P) in an interview with a Sky DS one week ago (ie. pre ASO won't let Froome start news):
    • Mikel Landa is a bit of a difficult guy to cooperate with, based on team Sky's experiences.
    • Team Sky thinks the relation between Quintana and Landa won't necessarily work very well throughout the tour.
    • Valverde is a very likely yellow jersey leader at the first rest day
    • both Landa and Quintana cooperate well with Valverde, problems start when the two "juniors" need to support each other
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