|Joined: 19 May 2009|
|Location: Brisbane, Australia||
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Jacques Anquetil at the Dauphiné and Le Double!
Seeing as the Critérium du Dauphiné is on at the moment I can show you one of my favourite bits of cycling retro. Here is the story of how Raphael Geminiani talked French hero; Jacques Anquetil into winning the Dauphiné and then the (now defunct) Bordeaux-Paris back to back. The best bit is Raphael Geminiani’s description of the derny bikes…classic!