After reducing the morning break to just four riders that came together to the line, Astana must be kicking itself that they got to riders to the finishing kilometer together an still couldn't out fox the sly veteran French rider, Thomas Voeckler. Any rider that has held a national champion's jersey is forever able to wear the nation's colors on the cuffs of the arms. You can see the "Bleu, Blanche and Rouge tri-color of the French flag. This is an original watercolor and ink postcard and can be yours by visiting my artist website. Just follow the direct link at the end of this post.