Evans stays focused on Tour de France

Australia's Cadel Evans (Silence-Lotto)

Australia's Cadel Evans (Silence-Lotto) (Image credit: Bettini Photo)

After a week of ups and downs, Cadel Evans remains focused on his Tour de France bid. The Silence-Lotto rider finished an impressive second behind Kim Kirchen Team High Road) last Wednesday at the 72nd La Flèche Wallonne. On Sunday at the 94th Liège-Bastogne-Liège, Evans was part of a four man chase group including Christian Pfannberger (Barloworld), Damiano Cunego (Lampre) and Joaquím Rodríguez (Caisse d'Epargne). The chase effort did not succeed though he still finished just 40 seconds off the winner.

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