Giro d'Italia - Tappa 9

by obutterwick   May 11, 2013  

One for Visconti, in his back yard.

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livestrongnick wrote:
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Evans (for Intxausti)
Intxausti (for Ludvigsson)
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?...

Vive Le Road.cc Fantasy Cycling Game!

posted by enrique [1794 posts]
12th May 2013 - 10:33

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I hope they didn't charge you twice for bringing Intxausti out and in again!

posted by chokofingrz [295 posts]
12th May 2013 - 10:34

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livestrongnick wrote:
Made some penalty transfers to get my team looking half respectable.

Wiggins
Evans (for Intxausti)
Intxausti (for Ludvigsson)
Majka (for Tuft)
Sella (for Weening)
Pirazzi
Visconti
Santambrogio
Aru

Hoping for a big attacking day today Big Grin


Blushing Blushing
DOH!!
Battalgin (for Ludvigsson)

'Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you'

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posted by livestrongnick [1848 posts]
12th May 2013 - 10:38

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DNS Chicchi (VIN)

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posted by Philip Unwin [795 posts]
12th May 2013 - 11:58

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Escape group
Rosa
Biongiorno
Quintero
Capecchi
Brambilla
Keukeleire
Marcato

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posted by Philip Unwin [795 posts]
12th May 2013 - 12:04

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Vini Fantini chasing that one, being hauled in.

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posted by Philip Unwin [795 posts]
12th May 2013 - 12:11

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12 man breakaway

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posted by Philip Unwin [795 posts]
12th May 2013 - 12:20

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And now we have the names:
Pirazzi, Visconti, Garate, Felline, Chalapud, Pantano, Mestre, Belkov, Golas, Ludvigsson, Proni, Petrov.

They have 1:30, so it looks like this group is it!

Livesrongnick isn't gonna be happy!!

posted by ray silvester [1855 posts]
12th May 2013 - 12:32

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ray silvester wrote:
And now we have the names:
Pirazzi, Visconti, Garate, Felline, Chalapud, Pantano, Mestre, Belkov, Golas, Ludvigsson, Proni, Petrov.

They have 1:30, so it looks like this group is it!

Livesrongnick isn't gonna be happy!!

No, I've got three of those in my team. They don't have a chance.

posted by msw [126 posts]
12th May 2013 - 12:38

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Gap up to 2.15

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posted by Philip Unwin [795 posts]
12th May 2013 - 12:39

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I bought a GC guy(Gesink) and a breaks/KOM guy(Sella) in for Durbridge and the disappointing Kiserlovski.

Visconti(in the break-current KOM leader)
Kelderman(current maglia bianchi)
Wiggins(coming out for Nibali next stage)
Gesink(cue crash!!)
Sella(2nd on KOM...thought he might try today)

plus these in since the start

Puccio
Aru
Oliveira
Haas

posted by ray silvester [1855 posts]
12th May 2013 - 12:59

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Three break-men in my squad! And I'm guessing Pirazzi and Visconti are going to be sprinting for the summits. Relief!

posted by chokofingrz [295 posts]
12th May 2013 - 13:03

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Pirazzi (for Wiggins)
Santambrogio (for Boaro)
Rubiano (for Mezgec)
Visconti
Nibali
Evans
Di Luca
Battaglin
Gavazzi

posted by drheaton [3429 posts]
12th May 2013 - 13:13

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Sprint 1
Belkov 8 pts
Felline 6
Visconti 4
Chalapud 3

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posted by Philip Unwin [795 posts]
12th May 2013 - 13:21

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ray silvester wrote:
And now we have the names:
Pirazzi, Visconti, Garate, Felline, Chalapud, Pantano, Mestre, Belkov, Golas, Ludvigsson, Proni, Petrov.

They have 1:30, so it looks like this group is it!

Livesrongnick isn't gonna be happy!!

Cool ideal points mean prizes Cool

'Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you'

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posted by livestrongnick [1848 posts]
12th May 2013 - 14:54

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No breakaway points today?

Being in a breakaway 10 points for each rider in a breakaway of ten riders or less that's more than one minute ahead of the peloton at the halfway stage in a race.

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posted by Mikeh789 [139 posts]
12th May 2013 - 15:15

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Mikeh789 wrote:
No breakaway points today?

Being in a breakaway 10 points for each rider in a breakaway of ten riders or less that's more than one minute ahead of the peloton at the halfway stage in a race.

only in a one day race

'Don't look back. Something might be gaining on you'

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posted by livestrongnick [1848 posts]
12th May 2013 - 15:52

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1 M. Belkov Katyusha 4:31:31
2 C. Betancur AG2R +44
3 J. Pantano Colombia +46
4 T. Ludvigsson Argos +54
5 C. Evans BMC Racing +1:03
6 B. Intxausti Movistar +1:03
7 D. Di Luca Vini Fantini +1:03
8 M. Santambrogio Vini Fantini +1:03
9 D. Caruso Cannondale +1:03
10 V. Nibali Astana +1:03

posted by simon F [994 posts]
12th May 2013 - 16:24

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2,8,10 plus viscontis and pirazzis points plus gc atm .....another half decent day for me Surprise

posted by chiv30 [876 posts]
12th May 2013 - 16:27

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5, 6, 7 + Pirazzi and Visconti + GC

Don't buy upgrades. Ride up grades. (Merckx)

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posted by obutterwick [536 posts]
12th May 2013 - 16:34

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2,5,7,8,10 + GC+ pirazzi and Visconti points. Not bad, but with 40 penalty points... Not gonna trouble the leaders!

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posted by johnny2names [199 posts]
12th May 2013 - 16:34

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11 NIEMIEC Przemyslaw Lampre - Merida 5 ,,
12 BRAMBILLA Gianluca Omega Pharma - Quick-Step 4 ,,
13 SANCHEZ GONZALEZ Samuel Euskaltel - Euskadi 3 ,,
14 KISERLOVSKI Robert RadioShack - Leopard 2 ,,
15 HENAO MONTOYA Sergio Luis Sky Procycling 1 ,,
16 GESINK Robert Blanco Pro Cycling Team ,,
17 SCARPONI Michele Lampre - Merida ,,
18 KANGERT Tanel Astana Pro Team ,,
19 VALLS FERRI Rafael Vacansoleil - DCM ,,
20 MAJKA Rafal Team Saxo-Tinkoff ,,

posted by simon F [994 posts]
12th May 2013 - 16:52

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Another decent day for my purist team I think (2,8,10,11 + wiggins)

At least my Di Luca (10 penalty points) for Ludivgsson wasn't as bad as it looked like being at one point.

But on the whole its gonna be more red arrows! Pirazzi for Visconti and Evans for Hesjedal for tuesday me thinks

posted by TERatcliffe26 [3991 posts]
12th May 2013 - 16:53

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117 standard, 135 purist. Very happy with my purist team, up nearly 400 places today and my standard team is in the top 100.

Rest day tomorrow then two big mountain stages, is anyone going to keep Wiggins in or will you be bringing in someone like Hesjedal/Scarponi? Can Wiggins do anything, and how will Evans deal with the big hills?

I think I'll be dropping Evans and picking up some mountain goats.

posted by drheaton [3429 posts]
12th May 2013 - 17:38

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Keeping Wiggins in, his luck cant get any worse !

Problem i've got is do i keep Gesink in or get rid for Henao ??????

There are no stupid questions, just stupid people.

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posted by stumps [2809 posts]
12th May 2013 - 17:53

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I took a 60 point penalty to sort my team out after the TT, scored 100...so ended up with 40, but at least my team is in a fit state to start going for a stage win

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posted by Gkam84 [8934 posts]
12th May 2013 - 17:58

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133 points and full house- who would have guessed battaglin would be the team's lowest scorer today! would have come 2nd if it wasnt for the 40 penalty points..... IF IF IF

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posted by johnny2names [199 posts]
12th May 2013 - 18:08

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Woohoo upto 4th in the forum scorum league Big Grin
The real question for me now is , do I save my transfers for the flat stages or do I make a few gambles for the summit finish Thinking

posted by chiv30 [876 posts]
12th May 2013 - 20:35

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Can someone explain to me how these achievements work for premium members...
So I had Westra in my team for Tour of California, and he won the first stage, but i didn't get an achievement, should i not have gained the following?

Stage Podium
Podium placing on any game stage

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posted by backflipbedlem [815 posts]
13th May 2013 - 11:35

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that refers to your team coming top 3 on the day, i.e scoring 150 points makes you 3rd on the day. you should get a stage win badge though, the sprint one
there's also the podium badge that you get for predicting the 1-2-3 on any given stage

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posted by johnny2names [199 posts]
13th May 2013 - 12:11

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