Porte wary of Evans threat

Porte wary of Evans threat

Sydney : Australia | Jul 08, 2012 at 7:22 AM PDT
Source: Sydney Morning Herald
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Getty Images They won the first real battle for the yellow jersey, but Australia's Richie Porte and his Sky teammates realise the fight for overall victory has only just begun. Porte rode superbly in the finale of Saturday's seventh stage to the summit of La Planche des Belles Filles in the Vosges, won... FULL ARTICLE AT Sydney Morning Herald
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Australia's Cadel Evans (L) and Great Britain's Bradley Wiggins, cross the finish line
Australia's Cadel Evans (L) and Great Britain's Bradley Wiggins, cross the finish line
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