Armstrong pleased after fifth place in Suisse's toughest mountain stage

Tour de Suisse 2010, stage 6, Lance Armstrong

Visibly more than satisfied with his fifth place in the Tour de Suisse's toughest mountain stage on Thursday, Lance Armstrong refused to rule out victory in the Tour de France come July.

"I don't think any of us [himself, RadioShack team-mates Levi Leipheimer and Andreas Klöden] will be favourites for the Tour de France, but between the three of us you never know what can happen," Armstrong, now seventh overall in Suisse 55 seconds behind Gesink, said afterwards, "We will have a strong team."

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