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Italian cyclist Marco Pantani (Mercatone Uno) wearing the yellow jersey during the 18th stage of the 1998 Tour de France between Aix-Les-Bains and Neuchatel. (Photo by Franck Seguin/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images)

Italian cyclist Marco Pantani (Mercatone Uno) wearing the yellow jersey during the 18th stage of the 1998 Tour de France between Aix-Les-Bains and Neuchatel.   (Photo by Franck Seguin/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images)