And this is interesting news: Americans can watch live streaming video of the Tour de France on the Versus website prior to on-air television coverage.
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I didn't quite predict that Valverde would don the jersey as soon as today, but I'll take today as a validation of that final GC prediction ;). It looked like Cancellara did make a go of it but sat up because he was too marked. That was some frightening acceleration by Valverde.