Sastre suffering but optimistic in California

Carlos Sastre (Cervelo TestTeam)

Carlos Sastre (Cervelo TestTeam) (Image credit: Jon Devich)

After suffering from the flu prior to the Tour of California, Tour de France champion Carlos Sastre made it through a wet and cold first half of the Tour of California. He crashed in stage one, but was not injured and soldiered on to race again in the sunnier, warmer conditions of stages four and five. Despite tough conditions, Sastre kept a positive outlook.

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