Godefroot: "Ullrich much better than in last years"

Jan Ullrich (T-Mobile)

Jan Ullrich (T-Mobile) (Image credit: AFP)

T-Mobile team manager Walter Godefroot, who has been known to speak quite frankly about the condition of any of his riders, has declared himself "full of enthusiasm", as far as the pre-Tour shape of Jan Ullrich is concerned. "Ullrich is much better than in the last years," the Belgian told his country's radio station Sporza. "His build-up has taken a long time and was not interrupted. Let's hope that his high level is of duration."

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