The successor to Lance Armstrong

After Lance Armstrong made the Tour de La France his  own by winning it an unprecented seven times in a row,he decided to retire and not participate in this year’s tour.And the man who suceeded him on Sunday was not his fierce rival Jan Ulrich or Ivan Basso but his own hitherto own compatriot Floyd Landis.

Landis had secured the tour before the final stage and finished 69th in the last stage to become the 3rd American overall to win the coveted yellow jersey and the Tour.Landis rides for the Phonak team and has the great Belgian legend’s son Eddie Merycx’s son Axel as his teammate.

  Final tour de France results :

Yellow:Floyd Landis (USA)

Polka dot jersey : King of the mountains,Michael Rasmussen (Den)

Green jersey : Robbie Mcewen ( sprint)(Aus)

Best young rider : Damiem Cunego  (Ita)


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