Two transfers aren't enough......

by obutterwick   July 15, 2011  

.....for me, anyway. Not sure what to do with Uran.

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Hope that Uran starts to improve. the KOM list is useless! Thinking

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posted by 9lives2 [31 posts]
15th July 2011 - 20:06

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Hope he improves? he is like 18th overall, which is decent, came 13th on the last proper mountain stage. There can only be 10 people in the top, and are more than likely to be GC guys, he has been by far the best on the KM guys and the cheapest, not to moan about or to consider from where im sitting

posted by TERatcliffe26 [3977 posts]
15th July 2011 - 23:38

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But I would like some more transfers. Day Dreaming

posted by bubby016 [93 posts]
16th July 2011 - 17:25

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Yeah and I'll be glad to tell you the results of today's stage (14) Batting Eyelashes
1.VANENDERT Jelle
2. SANCHEZ Samuel
3. SCHLECK Andy
4. EVANS Cadel
5. URAN Rigoberto

And 11 overall... not to mention #1 in youngest rider AND cheapest. Applause

posted by bubby016 [93 posts]
16th July 2011 - 17:29

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everybody is in the same position though arent they? by which I mean, we could all do with 9 possible transfers per night but that's part of the game.

posted by londonplayer [671 posts]
16th July 2011 - 17:41

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yh i dont think anyone will be moaning about uran 2night, been in my team pretty much all along

posted by TERatcliffe26 [3977 posts]
16th July 2011 - 17:43

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Just cos he's cheap doesn't mean he is crap, by far the best climber on the list and i think he will go even better in the alps Big Grin

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posted by stumps [2784 posts]
16th July 2011 - 18:38

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Yeah Uran is one of the cheaper climbers, but there is another one, even cheaper who is up there everyday and not in the KM cat, he'll be coming into my team shortly Big Grin

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posted by Gkam84 [8905 posts]
16th July 2011 - 18:48

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Would that be Rolland by any chance ? Wink

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posted by stumps [2784 posts]
16th July 2011 - 18:55

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Mr Rat as i have named him, Nope it wouldn't be him Devil

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posted by Gkam84 [8905 posts]
16th July 2011 - 20:13

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Is he CHEESEY Laughing Laughing Devil

posted by bubby016 [93 posts]
16th July 2011 - 20:41

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Cheesey? Thinking i aint even going to guess who that is

BUT i aint going to give his name on out here cause everytime i do everyone picks them and they fail

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posted by Gkam84 [8905 posts]
16th July 2011 - 20:57

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Is he fond of laminate flooring? Thinking

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posted by Squiggle [414 posts]
16th July 2011 - 20:59

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If everyone picks them and they fail then you've nothing to worry about!

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posted by Squiggle [414 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:00

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Uran is the only rider I haven't changed so far and I can't see any reason to do so yet, but as a lot of other people have him it doesn't make much difference to the game.

posted by Alan Tullett [1455 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:01

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Your guesses are getting me thinking, laminate flooring? that got something to do with the team who's sponsors make floors? Nope, not one of them either and he aint French

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posted by Gkam84 [8905 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:04

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@Gkam84 Do you mean Taaramae?

posted by Alan Tullett [1455 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:06

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Does he have a freshly bandaged nose?

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posted by Squiggle [414 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:09

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Alan Tullett wrote:
@Gkam84 Do you mean Taaramae?

Nah he's got him already. Thinking

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posted by Squiggle [414 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:10

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I haven't looked at his team. I don't know where he is in the standings.

posted by Alan Tullett [1455 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:13

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Is this just a shrewd strategy to get everyone else's tips? Plain Face

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posted by Squiggle [414 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:17

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@Gkam84 Danielson maybe

posted by Alan Tullett [1455 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:18

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i have Taaramae as said above, you'll find out after the rest day Devil

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posted by Gkam84 [8905 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:20

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Alan Tullett wrote:
I haven't looked at his team. I don't know where he is in the standings.

Me neither but he usually brags about his team the night before a stage. Smile

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posted by Squiggle [414 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:20

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No bragging here cause i aint doing well at all this tour, i only normally team folk my team and say who i think could do what

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posted by Gkam84 [8905 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:28

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@squiggle I see you are quite high! We got the same points today, but with a couple of different riders. If Sammy had won I would have been a bit ahead of you. I'm just above you but I don't think either of us are going to catch scorekeeper. He's a very canny player. Who's your sprinter? I've stuck with Rojas for a while after Thor lost yellow.

posted by Alan Tullett [1455 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:30

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Alan Tullett wrote:
@squiggle I see you are quite high! We got the same points today, but with a couple of different riders. If Sammy had won I would have been a bit ahead of you. I'm just above you but I don't think either of us are going to catch scorekeeper. He's a very canny player. Who's your sprinter? I've stuck with Rojas for a while after Thor lost yellow.

"just" above me... "JUST!" no you're WELL above me! I really can't believe I'm up there myself, you must be stoked/ s**ting yourself! I made up 7 places today but I see that the gaps are bigger above me but a lot smaller below me. Anyway good luck in the final week, Contador can still win the tour (That was a metaphor by the way, he wont get a place on my team!). I had Ten Dam in today and I thought he'd have placed pretty well if he hadn't crashed.

My current sprinter is Hinault. I won't get green bonuses but I needed the cash to react to all eventualities, and I'm confident that my 2 new DS boys can combine to outdo any other combo. You'll have to wait until tomorrow to find out who they are but you're above me anyway so you must have made some pretty good descisions!

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posted by Squiggle [414 posts]
16th July 2011 - 21:56

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Squiggle, you shouldn't have bothered trying to keep some credits, go for a full team as its a rest day monday and have 4 transfers Big Grin

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posted by Gkam84 [8905 posts]
16th July 2011 - 22:22

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Well I couldn't afford Cav so got in the new LR and a good DS sprinter instead.

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posted by Squiggle [414 posts]
16th July 2011 - 22:33

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