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Christian Vande Velde wins Stage 4 of Paris-Nice!!

Wednesday, March 11, 2009
Saint-Etienne, FRA - Christian Vande Velde won today's Stage 4 of Paris-Nice after escaping from his breakaway group and riding solo for the last 20K of the 173.5K stage. It was brillant win for the Garmin/Slipstream pro, one he shared with his new baby daughter as you will se by his finish line celebration!  Teammate David Millar finished with the group just behind Christian and sits 7th overall. 

Watch the finish here: Stage 4

Stage 4 results:

1. Christian Vande Velde (USA) - 4.01.31 (43.10 km/h)
2. Jonathan Hivert (Fra) - 0.14
3. Mirco Lorenzetto (Ita)                                   
4. Christophe Moreau (Fra)                                  
5. Jens Voigt (Ger)                                        
13. David Millar (GBr)

Overall after 4 stages:

1. Sylvain Chavanel (Fra) - 13.31.36
2. Juan Manuel Garate (Spa) - 0.06
3. Juan Antonio Flecha (Spa) - 0.36
4. Alberto  Contador (Spa) Astana                                          
5. Kevin Seeldrayers (Bel) - 0.37
6. Luis-Leon Sanchez (Spa) - 0.45
7. David Millar (GBr) - 0.50