2010 Tour de Suisse Photos - Stage 8

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Photos by Fotoreporter Sirotti - Editor: Pete Geyer


2010 Tour de Suisse:  Rui Alberto Faria Da Costa (Caisse d'Epargne) wins Stage 8.
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Robert Gesink (Rabobank) in yellow.
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Rui Da Costa (Caisse d'Epargne) and Sandy Casar were part of the day's main breakaway.  Da Costa worked with teammate Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil to eliminate Casar and other breakaway companions.
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Maxime Monfort (Team HTC-Columbia) and Rojas Gil (Caisse d'Epargne).
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Tom Danielson (Garmin-Transitions) was in the original breakaway and finished the stage in 7th place.
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Levi Leipheimer (RadioShack)
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Riders including Jens Voigt (Saxo Bank), center, on the attack.
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Frank Schleck (Saxo Bank) gives it a go.
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Da Costa wins.
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Lars Petter Nordhaug (Team Sky) of Norway was part of the original breakaway and finished 6th.
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Rui Da Costa celebrates on the victory podium.
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Robert Gesink (Rabobank) remains race leader.
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Gesink is kissed by the podium girls.
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- More Stage 8 photos to come