Riis looks on bright side

Although they lost an ill Jens Voigt yesterday when the German finished 39 seconds outside the time cut, Bjarne Riis was able to see something positive at the finish in Briançon. "Bobby and Carlos had some problems on Galibier, but I think they all did very well today," he was quoted on the team's website www.team-csc.com.

"Ivan felt better than yesterday, but we didn't consider attacking with such a long distance from the last summit to the finish," he said.

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