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Armstrong settles for fourth place

Updated: June 13, 2004, 2:45 PM ET
Reuters

GRENOBLE, France -- Spain's Iban Mayo won the eight-day Dauphine Libere cycle race on Sunday, asserting himself as one of Lance Armstrong's main rivals next month in the Tour de France.

The Basque rider, leader of the Euskaltel team, beat another Tour de France favorite, American Tyler Hamilton, by 36 seconds while Spain's Oscar Sevilla was third, 1:03 adrift.

Armstrong, who had won the event the past two years, finished in fourth place, two minutes behind Mayo.

The race was ...

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