Here's The Deal
Lance Armstrong's time-trial performance, and news of a new sponsor for his team next year, stole the Tour spotlight Thursday. Yet questions remain, such as who will ride with him? Bonnie D. Ford »PASCAL PAVANI/AFP/Getty Images
Jim Caple looks back at the 2009 Tour de France while longing for next year's edition.
Many thought the climb up Mont Ventoux might blow up the Tour de France standings. It wound up confirming them instead.