Michael Rasmussen Tour de France 2007 stage 15

Michael Rasmussen virtually sealed overall victory in the Tour de France by winning the last mountain stage and extending his overall race lead on Wednesday but he again faced a grilling from the Tour de France media.

According to a survey carried by Danish television channel TV2 before the stage, only 49% of Danish cycling supporters thought Rasmussen would make it to Paris in the yellow jersey, but he did not seem bothered by the statistic.

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