Discussion

Armstrong loses time to rivals at Tour

Updated: July 6, 2010, 7:06 PM ET
Associated Press

ARENBERG, France -- Just four days into the Tour de France, Lance Armstrong is off to a rough start.

On the cobblestones in Tuesday's third stage, on which he had been expected to excel, the seven-time champ instead popped a tire, lost time changing it and fell back of his main rivals.

The 132-mile ride from Wanze, Belgium, to Arenberg Porte du Hainaut in France was the most dreaded stage of Week 1 -- with seven sections of bone-jarring cobblestones that threatened injury, bike damage ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE OLYMPICS HEADLINES