The Hincapie Effect: The ‘helper’ wins another Tour

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The Hincapie Effect: The ‘helper’ wins another Tour

38-year-old American guides his ninth Tour victory
George Hincapie (foreground) has made a career out of being one of the guys in the background, but with Cadel Evans’ likely victory today, he’s now been a “helper” in nine winning Tour de France efforts.
Cadel Evans of Australia (pictured) benefited from the help of his BMC teammate George Hincapie. This year’s likely Tour de France champion was guided and protected to victory over three weeks by the 38-year-old American.

The Hincapie Effect: The ‘helper’ wins another Tour

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George Hincapie (foreground) has made a career out of being one of the guys in the background, but with Cadel Evans’ likely victory today, he’s now been a “helper” in nine winning Tour de France efforts.
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Cadel Evans of Australia (pictured) benefited from the help of his BMC teammate George Hincapie. This year’s likely Tour de France champion was guided and protected to victory over three weeks by the 38-year-old American.
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