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Eddy Merckx (His defence was attack) t shirt by Lee Frangiamore

£ 29.00

Eddy Merckx won about a third of all the races he entered, an unprecedented and unmatched proportion in pro cycle racing. Probably the only man to have won all the jerseys in a single TdF. The only one of two men to have won The Giro, Le Tour de France and the World Championship in the same year. For the cynics, this at a time when the dope available did not work…

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