Floyd Landis remains fourth overall

INVERCARGILL, New Zealand -- Disgraced cyclist Floyd Landis finished eighth Friday in the seventh stage of the Tour of Southland to remain fourth overall with two stages remaining.

Landis, the American stripped of the 2006 Tour de France title because of doping, finished the 101-mile stage from Winton to Te Anau in a small bunch 1 minute, 42 seconds behind Olympic silver medalist Hayden Roulston of New Zealand. Landis is 3:02 behind overall leader Jack Bauer of New Zealand.