Millar falls just short of Giro's pink jersey

Garmin. Giro d'Italia 2010, stage 4 TTT

David Millar fell just short of becoming the first Brit to take the leader's jersey in all three Grand Tours on Wednesday. He and his Garmin-Transition team-mates closed the team time trial at the Giro d'Italia 49 seconds shy of winners Liquigas, meaning Millar missed a chance to wear the pink jersey by 45 seconds.

"I know," Millar said of the near miss, "but hey, that's life."

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