Bad break to Gerrans
AUSTRALIANA Simon GerransG has broken his wristw and French rider William Bonnet needs quick surgery for a fracture in his neck after a horrendous high- speed crash forced six Tour de FranceF competitors to quitq the race. Gerrans, Bonnet and Swiss Fabian Cancellara are among those who withdrew after the serious incident just over 100km into the third stage, won by Joaquim Rodriguez. Chris Froome, the 2013 champion, took second on the stage over 159.5km from Antwerp to the infamous Mur ( wall) de Huy in Belgium. Cancellara, who started the stage as leader, broke two vertebrae in his back in the crash, which involved 20 riders.