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Tour shorts: Petacchi narrowly avoids sprint chaos

There are 1 comment on the Cycling News story from Jul 6, 2012, titled Tour shorts: Petacchi narrowly avoids sprint chaos. In it, Cycling News reports that:

Alessandro Petacchi often relies on his considerable experience to sense and evade danger during the riotous finales of the Tour's opening week, but the veteran admitted that on Thursday, he was simply lucky to avoid going down in the crash that put an end to Tyler Farrar and Peter Sagan's chances.

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Garden Grove, CA

#1 Jul 10, 2012
It looked like Petacchi cause the sprint crash when he moved right and clipped the front wheel of Tyler Farrar.

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