Rolland confirms Grand Tour talent

The 2012 Tour de France has again been a great success for French team Europcar. With three stage victories, the polka dot jersey for Thomas Voeckler and Pierre Rolland's eighth overall placing, team manager Jean-René Bernaudeau was a happy man in Paris on Sunday. Especially since Voeckler's participation in the event had almost been compromised due to knee problems, and Rolland having been unsure of repeating his 2011 general classification feats because of the increased amount of time trial kilometres at this year's event.

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