How to lose a race
In May 2004, Eric Zabel, in April 2008, Tom Boonen ...
An old rule for sprinters, never celebrate until you've crossed the line. NEVER!
Eric Zabel is a classic case, in the 2004 Milan San Remo, he threw his hands up, only to see Oscar Freire throw to take the win.
And just a few days after his domination of the 2008 Paris-Roubaiux Tom Boonen did the same thing.