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TdF Stage Predictor Game: Stage 1

Stage 1, Sunday 1st July. Liège - Seraing, 198km.

Entry deadline 12:35 CET.

Official site stage details

Stage preview from Steve at Steephill

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Prologue Results

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Four DS's had all 3 of their picks scoring today. Our joint casquette jaune wearers are Uphill and looch10 who both picked Cance, Chava and EBH. Since it's currently a virtual casquette, what the hell - you can have one each to imagine wearing for 24 hours.

Kudos also to tgartner for scoring a big 6 points (the highest rider payoff today) for his unique pick of Tejay in 4th place; and to Seahorse with a unique pick of Brett Lancaster.

Link to download Excel spreadheet including all stages

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Rules

Pick 3 riders for the stage, the order of your picks doesn't matter.

The points awarded are higher for less popular picks, as follows:

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The first 6 riders on a stage score points, 2nd-6th place score 60%, 40%, 30%, 20%, 10% of above.

Entry Deadline

The STRICT entry deadline is the official start time of the stage - timestamp one minute late, your entry doesn't count for that stage.
Subject to the deadline, you may change any or all of your picks, but only one time, in a single reply to your original post.

Entry Format

On the first three lines of the body of the post write your three riders' surnames only.
Write the surname in full, and nothing else. No nicknames, no abbreviations.
Add first name after the surname only when there's ambiguity (e.g. "Velits, Peter").

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