Bauge a bad loser, insults Kenny's victory

Discussion in 'Pro Cycling (Road and Track Racing)' started by festival, 7 Aug 2012.

  1. festival

    festival Über Member

    Well that's the way I read it.
    I noticed how he raised his index finger as in "I am the number one" while on the podium which I thought was poor. Then he questions Kenny's preparation for these games during the post race press conference, not so much what he said but implying that because he had prepared so well, he couldn't possibly lose to Kenny under normal circumstances. He finishes with " I don't think Kenny is stronger than me"
    Maybe Kenny should have responded by asking Mr Bauge how he was preparing when the dope testers couldn't find him.
    CopperCyclist and Hont like this.
  2. Crackle

    Crackle Squatter

    Pretty much what I thought. All a bit rich coming from Bauge.
  3. Ajay

    Ajay Veteran

    He may well be stronger than Kenny, but he's not faster!
  4. fossyant

    fossyant Ride It Like You Stole It!

    South Manchester
    Or smarter.
  5. subaqua

    subaqua What’s the point

    surprising as the french should really be used to losing by now
    montage likes this.
  6. Raging Squirrel

    Raging Squirrel Well-Known Member

    North West
    he's french.....what else could you possibly expect from someone from a country who's biggest gift to the world is........champagne
  7. claver58

    claver58 Über Member

    That's really rich coming from a man that missed some tests and had to hand back his World Champs Sprint title to Jason. If Bauge comes to Revolution this winter, we'll give him a warm welcome!
  8. Didn't he claim something about the British having "magic wheels"?
  9. deptfordmarmoset

    deptfordmarmoset Full time tea drinker

    Armonmy Way
    No, that was their technical team director:whistle: They really don't know what hit them.
  10. jdtate101

    jdtate101 Ex-Fatman

    Boring Birmingham
    Sounds like sour grapes from a petulant loser. I think this will do him no favours as no-one like's a cry baby whiner. It would be interesting to see what the French media make of it, somehow I think they might be less than impressed too.
  11. oldroadman

    oldroadman Veteran

    Quote from a French rider on Twitter "La sodomie continue". That's about right. They don't like it up 'em (unless it's a certain type of suppository).
  12. asterix

    asterix Comrade Member

    Limoges or York
    Oh dear, what a sad little thread..
  13. 400bhp

    400bhp Guru

    Nope-Tour De France
  14. 400bhp

    400bhp Guru

    I think he actually meant to say Mavic Wheels :thumbsup:
    theclaud, Aperitif and Uncle Mort like this.
  15. Strathlubnaig

    Strathlubnaig Veteran

    Team Jingoism strikes again.
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