Jens Voigt (CSC) Criterium International
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Jens Voigt (CSC) showed yet again that he is one of the most aggressive and most successful short stage race riders in the peloton with a dominate overall victory at the three-stage Criterium International race in northern France.

Voigt attacked alone and won the short but hilly morning stage on Sunday and then wrapped up overall victory in the afternoon time trial by finishing seventh, despite his efforts just a few hours earlier. Voigt finished 34 seconds ahead of talented Swedish rider Thomas Lovkvist (Francaise des Jeux), who won the 8.3km time trial, with Alejandro Valverde (Caisse d?Epargne) third overall at 37 seconds.

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