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2016 Tour of Croatia

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goon1221 [BMC] Monday 25.Apr 21:37, 2016
3rd FC-manager overall
Celebration :D:D nice moves :D

Aragonite [TORA TORA TORA] Saturday 23.Apr 21:34, 2016
14th FC-manager overall
Rain played a big part in proceedings.

goon1221 [BMC] Saturday 23.Apr 17:31, 2016
3rd FC-manager overall
Wow ... Trek far down the list today .. 2.21 behind Tinkoff .... WTF ... ?

Erythropoietin [Erythropoietin] Friday 22.Apr 15:19, 2016
4th FC-manager overall
Holst Enger doing a Reguigui / R Janse V Rensburg / Ratto?

Erythropoietin [Erythropoietin] Friday 22.Apr 15:01, 2016
4th FC-manager overall
Paterski dropped with 16 km to go!

Erythropoietin [Erythropoietin] Tuesday 19.Apr 16:52, 2016
4th FC-manager overall

CCC SprandiPolkowice ?@CCCProTeam 2h2 hours ago
Bad news from Croatia. Simone Ponzi crashed and it's suspected that he broke collarbone. He's been transported to the hospital for the X-ray

Simone Ponzi
On 1/143 teams

Andy [Luxembourg Finest] Tuesday 19.Apr 15:49, 2016
11th FC-manager overall
Congrats to the producer for a confusing stage! Anyway, great to see Nizzolo finally wins, perhaps this is the year to win a Giro-stage also.

goon1221 [BMC] Tuesday 19.Apr 14:06, 2016
3rd FC-manager overall
Sure ... this is what i talked about yesterday ... wierd combo, wierd manager ... i was close to fill my team with sprinters becaus of this, but i couldn't find 9 to trust, so plan B was in order :D what i would do IF TTT was first :)))

goon1221 [BMC] Tuesday 19.Apr 14:02, 2016
3rd FC-manager overall
Hahaha this profile on stage 4 just cracks me up :D looks like a 27 km ish 5 % ish finish :)) let's hope the teams got riders for the TTT :D:D

Tomas [Second Coming] Tuesday 19.Apr 14:02, 2016
27th FC-manager overall
That long a TTT AFTER that climb is just silly in my eyes. Some teams will be starting it with 3 riders..

Partykjeppen [Il Piccolo Partykjepps] Tuesday 19.Apr 11:08, 2016
30th FC-manager overall
PartyFinn went for the rider I originally had there, Mr.Franczak.

Andy [Luxembourg Finest] Tuesday 19.Apr 10:53, 2016
11th FC-manager overall
I had him as my last rider for 5 min, but ended up with Dan Pearson, Team Wiggo should be good at the TTT and he's a good climber.

Partykjeppen [Il Piccolo Partykjepps] Tuesday 19.Apr 10:05, 2016
30th FC-manager overall
The Ratto-revolution starts here (I HOPE).

Andy [Luxembourg Finest] Monday 18.Apr 23:46, 2016
11th FC-manager overall
Just realized this today, but the organizer is actually violating the rules of the UCI here, since a TTT shall take place in the first third of the race, as it stands in the rules. But I guess they have got a permission like ASO did in the Tour last year.

Very difficult to predict GC here, with not that good climbers and a monster TTT. And for the sprints, Cav have to be big favorite with both Eisel and Renshaw back in business, while it's always impossible to choose a sprinter at IAM, they're switching each day.

goon1221 [BMC] Monday 18.Apr 21:05, 2016
3rd FC-manager overall
I am against TTT in stageraces at all, so this really make it to the top for me :D:D never seen anything even close to this combo of stages before by the way, and it sounds a little wierd :D Makes the manager wierd also :D:D we'll see how this goes :))

With that being said, i can't help, looking a little forwards to this wierd madness :D

Francisco [K92-Team Neverland] Monday 18.Apr 20:46, 2016
25th FC-manager overall
, Rebellin out, as expected. Well, him or Paterski...

One TTT of 40 km is to damn much, I think. And in a 6 day race...
Trying to figure the diferences teams can make. Even a long climb like that one loses some importance...

Well, let see what happens...

Andy [Luxembourg Finest] Monday 18.Apr 20:36, 2016
11th FC-manager overall
Think it was illness last season, or the pre-season, but what has happened this season is strange. He was so strong in 2014, and Fleche suits him so well!

Taco Van Der Hoorn is racing, that looks like my captain here!

Partykjeppen [Il Piccolo Partykjepps] Monday 18.Apr 20:34, 2016
30th FC-manager overall
What's been the issue the past season and a half-ish? Illness?

Andy [Luxembourg Finest] Monday 18.Apr 20:30, 2016
11th FC-manager overall
There the official start list is added, strange to see Arredondo racing here and not in Fleche, so perhaps a return to the conti-scene for him after 2016.

Francisco [K92-Team Neverland] Sunday 17.Apr 23:29, 2016
25th FC-manager overall
Just wondering if Paterski, Rebellin and Szmyd will be all in Croatia...
With Turkey begining in 24th will CCC put all these eggs in the same basket? :)
Seems dificult to me...

Tomas [Second Coming] Sunday 10.Apr 14:01, 2016
27th FC-manager overall
Tour of Croatia added. As a replacement for RVV u23 that we removed from the manager calendar, since we couldn't produce a startlist in time. Also weighing in being the "biggest race from Balkan". Combine that with Eurosport showing it. And it should have been on the calendar in the first place ;)

And btw: the main manager calendar is set pre-season. We don't want lots of threads about adding new races to it. So please send a private message about it to one of the admins, if you find a race that you feel "has to be added". Thanks.

goon1221 [BMC] Friday 8.Apr 16:24, 2016
3rd FC-manager overall
Ha ... i didn't knew that this race actually is something to looking forwards for :))) ES race and a 27 km climb :))) hope the startlist is decent also then :)))

BartVelo [BartVelo] Thursday 7.Apr 22:11, 2016
12th FC-manager overall
I want to play both races, bring it on :-)

boris03 [Cycling lions] Thursday 7.Apr 19:50, 2016
15th FC-manager overall
Tomas,I know TBL is famous with his fravel roads but honestly for me gravel roads aren't anything special.
And yes gravel roads means hard race,but one hell of a climb and a monstrously long team time trial will make this race special.Great sprinters battle will also make the race more interesting.
Why not decision tu solution for everyone-manager for both races.
I think this is the best cycling race on Balkan and I see this race as World Tour event in future (about 4-5 years).Istra (region where this race goes) always was cycling region and I'm sure opening manager for this race will be excellent thing :D

Tomas [Second Coming] Thursday 7.Apr 13:17, 2016
27th FC-manager overall
"100% sure it will better race than Tro-Bro Leon" <-- TBL are up there amongst the best races on the whole cycling calendar.

boris03 [Cycling lions] Thursday 7.Apr 08:09, 2016
15th FC-manager overall
You're right. Ucka is one hell of a climb.A think best riders need about 50 minutes to do whole climb.
And 40 k TTT,I think this i the longest TTT this season.
Nizzolo,Cavendish,Pelucchi,Guardini,Colbrelli,Hansen,Rebellin,Paterski... What are you waiting for? Please open manager for this race,I'm 100% sure it will better race than Tro-Bro Leon

Partykjeppen [Il Piccolo Partykjepps] Wednesday 6.Apr 20:13, 2016
30th FC-manager overall
Parcours looks interesting - short and brutal queen stage followed by 40 k TTT.

boris03 [Cycling lions] Sunday 6.Mar 09:13, 2016
15th FC-manager overall
Please think about this race for manager:
It looks like some really big names will enter this race.