Cancellara Wins Prologue

February 15, 2009 12:00:00 AM PST
In cycling... North America's premier road race kicked off in Sacramento today... With the Tour of California prologue going off smoothly, despite mother nature throwing a few showers its wayIn cycling, North America's premier road race kicked off in Sacramento today... With the Tour of California prologue going off smoothly, despite mother nature throwing a few showers its way

Fans at Saturday's 2.4 mile time trial had their eyes on seven-time Tour De France winner Lance Armstrong... And he didn't disappoint... Speeding through the course in just over 4 minutes and 36 seconds... Good for 10th best on the day.

Fan favorite Floyd Landis... Didn't fare as well... Over 20 seconds back of the Best Time in 89th.

The winner?Switzerland's Fabaian Cancellara, who took only four minutes and 32 seconds. The Beijing gold medalist has the yellow jersey going into tomorrow's 127-mile first stage... From Davis to Santa Rosa



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