Tour de France starts with Americans 2nd, 3rd
STRASBOURG, France -- Norway's Thor Hushovd began the post-Lance Armstrong era of the Tour de France by winning the prologue Saturday, a day after two of cycling's best riders were swept away in a doping scandal that has shaken the sport.
Hushovd becomes the first rider to wear the leader's yellow
jersey in a race thrown wide open by the investigation in Spain. He
narrowly beat George Hincapie, an American who once rode with
Armstrong. Another American, David Zabriskie, was third over ...
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