Missouri 4: Michael Barry wins in breakaway

Canadian solos to victory

Canadian Michael Barry of Team Columbia won the 153km Stage 4 of the 2008 Tour of Missouri from Lebanon to Rolla Thursday, soloing to victory after dropping breakaway companion Jeff Louder (BMC Racing) in the finishing circuit.


Garmin-Chipotle’s Christian Vande Velde leads Berry’s teammate Michael Rogers by 18 seconds going into Friday’s 174km Stage 5 from St. James to Jefferson City.


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