JEROME PUGMIRE
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July 2, 2013
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Aussie Gerrans in lead after Tour team time trial

NICE, France — Simon Gerrans started cycling because another Australian, who first wore a Tour de France yellow jersey, lent him a bike to help him recover from an injury. Now Gerrans is wearing a Tour leader’s jersey of his own. He was part of the Orica Greenedge squad that won the team time trial by less than 1 second Tuesday in the fourth stage, putting him in the overall lead. One day in yellow doesn’t place him in the category of his famous countrymen Phil Anderson, the first Aussie to wear the coveted jersey in 1981, or Cadel Evans, …

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