After hours in the saddle and 156km this is how close Garmin-Sharp’s David Millar was to wearing the yellow jersey for the first time yesterday. If Sagan had been just a few cm closer to the stage winner, the peloton would ALL have recorded the same time. So close. So far.
There are many traditions in our noble sport. It’s one of the things that appeals so much, for it’s precisely these time-honoured rituals that make things matter, by reminding all concerned they’re part of something bigger. Something that began long before, and will endure long after; a pleasant change to most of the disposable bubblegum … More Unlocking the colour code