Yellow Jersey

Some articles on yellow jersey, jersey:

2004 Tour De France, Prologue To Stage 9 - Stage 3 (Waterloo To Wasquehal, July 6)
... in a group ahead of the main peloton and the yellow jersey ... trouble and took their lead over the yellow jersey to 2'30" ... with Mayo and Thor Hushovd, who wore the yellow jersey coming into the stage, came in 3'53" behind - enough back to end Mayo's hopes of a victory ...
René Vietto
... with teammate Lapébie ahead, and the other teammates behind the yellow jersey ... He was closest in 1939, when he received the yellow jersey in Lorient in one of the first stages, but in the mountains, once his favorite place, he was left by Sylvère Maes ... As a result, he took the yellow jersey in Brussels, to lose it a day before the finish, in a time trial of 139 km ...
List Of Australians Who Have Led The Tour De France General Classification
... the winners of the Tour are divided into classifications, each best known by the coloured jersey that is worn by the leader of it the general classification (GC), represented ... are the points classification, also known as the sprinters' classification (green jersey), the mountains classification (polka dot jersey), and the young rider classification (white jersey) ... to lead the general classification at the Tour de France when he wore the yellow jersey on Stage 7 on 1 July ...
Alberto Contador - Professional Career - 2010 Season
... the finish line alone and successfully secured the yellow jersey ... By stage's end, he had lost the yellow Jersey and 39 seconds to Contador ... lead in the race, met with a mixed reception as he received the yellow jersey on the podium at the end of the stage ...
Alberto Contador - Professional Career - 2009 Season
... prologue and the toughest mountain stage, but suffered a breakdown in stage 7, losing his yellow jersey to fellow Spaniard Luis Leon Sánchez ... Alejandro Valverde up the Ventoux distanced Contador and he rode to help Valverde take the Yellow Jersey while finishing comfortably in third place overall ... took the general classification leader's yellow jersey ...

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