Astana “pay crisis”, Lance and co. protest

Astana riders protest at the start of stage 7 is not completely a surprise, they went on the start of the stage with there sponsors name covered  as a protest for not receiving the last 2 month salary, ds Bruyneel agreed on the protest.

Looks like if the situation does not get resolved by the end of the giro, the team could be officially end.

There are rumors for Lance’s “Livestrong” cancer charity company to take over the team until the end of the season.