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Win in first time trial of Tour gives Schumacher overall lead

Updated: July 8, 2008, 4:40 PM ET
Associated Press

CHOLET, France -- Stefan Schumacher of Germany took the yellow jersey at the Tour de France, and now says everything else is a bonus.

He knows his early lead won't last.

"Everybody dreams of this jersey," Schumacher said Tuesday. "It's incredible. The moment on the podium, you see it a thousand times on television, and to be there for yourself -- you can't imagine."

Schumacher captured the first time trial in the three-week race, but the big winner in the fourth stage ...

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