Tour de France 2006: Prologue-Stage 2

Prologue: Norway's Thor Hushovd won the Prologue of the 2006 Tour de France. (Beth Schneider)
Thor Hushovd

Prologue: Norway's Thor Hushovd won the Prologue of the 2006 Tour de France.

Prologue: Discovery Channel's George Hincapie took second in the stage.

George Hincapie
(Beth Schneider)


Prologue: Phonak's Floyd Landis took ninth, despite a cut tire that caused him to start late.

Floyd Landis
(Beth Schneider)


Stage 1: The peloton rolls through Strasbourg.

Stage 1: The peloton rolls through Strasbourg.
(Beth Schneider)


Stage 1: The peloton rolls through Strasbourg.

Stage 1: The peloton rolls through Strasbourg.
(Beth Schneider)


Stage 1: George Hincapie sports the yellow jersey, the first time ever for the American.

George Hincapie
(Beth Schneider)


Stage 2: Discovery Channel's George Hincapie and CSC's David Zabriske chat it up during Stage 2.

George Hincapie and David Zabriske
(Beth Schneider)


Stage 2: The peloton winds its way from Obernai to Esch-sur-Alzette.

Stage 2: The peloton winds its way from Obernai to Esch-sur-Alzette.
(Beth Schneider)


Stage 2: Team Discovery Channel controls the front of the race.

Team Discovery Channel
(Beth Schneider)


Stage 2: Australian Robbie McEwen snags the win.

Robbie McEwen
(Beth Schneider)

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