Cancellara Beat to Direct-Armstrong Good with

Road: in a rainy Rotterdam started this year’s Tour de France on Saturday and it was not entirely unexpected, Fabian Cancellara (Team Saxo Bank) who won the prologue. He was 10 seconds faster than Tony Martin (Team HTC-Columbia) in second place and another ten seconds faster than David Millar (Garmin-Transitions) outs third.

In a rainy Rotterdam started this year’s Tour de France on Saturday and it was not entirely unexpected, Fabian Cancellara (Team Saxo Bank) who won the prologue. He was 10 seconds faster than Tony Martin (Team HTC-Columbia) in second place and another ten seconds faster than David Millar (Garmin-Transitions) outs third.

Among the Favorites advance to final victory of this year’s Tour de France was the Lance Armstrong (Team Radioshack) who ran the fastest. He performed the fourth fastest time, while Alberto Contador (Astana) was sixth.

“Let us not take us over the head, it was a good race, I felt good, the team looked good but this is three long weeks starting tomorrow with pavé and then into the Alps, Lance Armstrong his fine start to the tour.

Thomas Löfkvist (Sky Professional Cycling Team) ran the prologue 48 seconds slower than Fabian Cancellara. It resulted in a 40th place, position behind Star spurtaren of the Lampre-Farnese Vini, Alessandro Petacchi.

Tour de France-Prologue:
1 Fabian Cancellara (Sch) Team Saxo Bank 10:00
2 Tony Martin (Tys) Team HTC-Columbia 0:10
3 David Millar (GB) Garmin-Transitions 0:20
4 Lance Armstrong (United States) Team Radioshack, 0:22
5 Geraint Thomas (GB) Sky Professional Cycling Team 0:23
6 Alberto Contador (Spa) Astana 0:27
7 Tyler Farrar (United States) Garmin-Transitions 0:28
8 Levi Leipheimer (United States) Team Radioshack
9 Boasson Hagen (Nor) Sky Professional Cycling Team 0:32
10 Linus Gerdemann (Tys) Team Milram 0:35

40 Thomas Löfkvist (Swe) Sky Professional Cycling Team 0:48