Tour de France Prologue: Cancellara Wins, Wiggins Second

LEG LUBE: Olympic champion Fabian Cancellara of Switzerland won the race-opening prologue of the Tour de France here Saturday to claim the first leader’s yellow jersey of the 99th edition. RadioShack rider Cancellara, who clocked a winning time of 7min 13.46sec for the 6.4km course, repeated his feat of 2004 on an almost identical course in the center of Liege to boost what has been a disastrous season. Britain’s Bradley Wiggins (Sky), the favorite for overall victory, was second at 7sec, less than half a second ahead of Frenchman Sylvain Chavanel of Omega Pharma–Quick-Step. Read the whole article at: www.bicycling.com

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