Fabian Cancellara Tour de France prologue

As double world time trial champion and Tour de France prologue winner in 2007, Fabian Cancellara is always under pressure to win prologue time trials but admitted he enjoys winning the big ones.

The giant Swiss rider had impressed at the recent CSC training camp in Malibu and stormed round the t 3.4km flat Tour of California prologue that finished in the grounds of Stanford University, setting a time of 3-51.211. Bradley Wiggins was second but a significant four seconds slower.

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