No "three-peat" for Voigt?

Jens Voigt of Team CSC doesn't think that he will win the Deutschland Tour for the third time in a row. The race starts on August 31 in Austria, before heading to Germany and finishing on September 6 in Bremen. "I would be amazed if I can be near the lead in the Deutschland Tour, even if I would of course like to be mistaken about that."

The 36 year-old, currently in Beijing for the Olympics, told dpa, "my preparation will be all other than optimal: After my return from Beijing on August 15 I will make a few days vacation with my family on the Baltic Sea and ride a small race in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany."

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