Levi Leipheimer Astana 2009

Levi Leipheimer is one of the strongest favourites for the Giro d?Italia. In the new edition of Cycle Sport, out now, he talks exclusively about his chances in the Grand Tours, and why he is the dark horse of the Astana team.

When Lance Armstrong announced his comeback, and confirmed that he?d be riding for his old boss Johan Bruyneel at Astana, it looked like Levi Leipheimer had been stitched up.

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