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Tour de France 2013 winner Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, rides with unidenitfied temmates, to cross the finish line of the 21st and last stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France. (July 21, 2013) Photo Credit: AP

Chris Froome won the 100th Tour de France multi-stage bicycle race Sunday.

2013 Tour de France cycling race winner Christopher
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2013 Tour de France cycling race winner Christopher Froome wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, is all smiles as he crosses the finish line of the 21st and last stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France cycling race. (July 21, 2013)

Marcel Kittel of Germany crosses the finish line
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Marcel Kittel of Germany crosses the finish line to win the 21st and last stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France cycling race over 133.5 kilometers (83.4 miles) with start in Versailles and finish in Paris, France, Sunday July 21 2013. (AP Photo/Laurent Rebours)

Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's
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Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, center, rides during the 21st and last stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France cycling race over 133.5 kilometers (83.4 miles) with start in Versailles and finish in Paris, France, Sunday July 21 2013. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)

Supporters wait in front of the Chateau de
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Supporters wait in front of the Chateau de Versailles, outside Paris, at the kilometer zero near the departure village, for the start of the 133.5 km twenty-first and last stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 21, 2013 between Versailles and Paris. AFP PHOTO / JOEL SAGETJOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images

Tour de France 2013 winner Christopher Froome of
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Tour de France 2013 winner Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, rides wihtan undentified temmate, after the 21st and last stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France cycling race over 133.5 kilometers (83.4 miles) with start in Versailles and finish in Paris, France, Sunday July 21 2013. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)

Overall leader's yellow jersey Britain's Christopher Froome (L)
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Overall leader's yellow jersey Britain's Christopher Froome (L) rides with Japan's Arashiro Yukiya during the 133.5 km twenty-first and last stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 21, 2013 between Versailles and Paris. AFP PHOTO / PASCAL GUYOTPASCAL GUYOT/AFP/Getty Images

The pack rides during the 133.5 km twenty-first
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The pack rides during the 133.5 km twenty-first and last stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 21, 2013 between Versailles and Paris. AFP PHOTO / PASCAL GUYOTPASCAL GUYOT/AFP/Getty Images

Tour de France 2013 winner Christopher Froome of
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Tour de France 2013 winner Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, rides with unidenitfied temmates, to cross the finish line of the 21st and last stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France. (July 21, 2013)

Egoitz Garcia of Spain and Team Cofidis Solutions
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Egoitz Garcia of Spain and Team Cofidis Solutions Credits crosses the finish line during stage twenty of the 2013 Tour de France, a 125KM road stage from Annecy to Annecy-Semnoz. (July 20, 2013)

Arnold Jeannesson of France and Team FDJ.fr crosses
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Arnold Jeannesson of France and Team FDJ.fr crosses the finish line during stage twenty of the 2013 Tour de France, a 125KM road stage from Annecy to Annecy-Semnoz. (July 20, 2013)

Joaquim Rodriguez of Spain, stage winner Nairo Alexander
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Joaquim Rodriguez of Spain, stage winner Nairo Alexander Quintana of Colombia, wearing the best young rider's white jersey, and Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, climb during the 20th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 125 kilometers (78.1 miles) with start in in Annecy and finish in Annecy-Semnoz, France. (July 20, 2013)

Lars Boom of the Netherlands and Team Belkin
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Lars Boom of the Netherlands and Team Belkin Pro Cycling crosses the finish line during stage twenty of the 2013 Tour de France, a 125KM road stage from Annecy to Annecy-Semnoz. (July 20, 2013)

Spain's Alejandro Valverde, left, Spain's Alberto Contador, second
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Spain's Alejandro Valverde, left, Spain's Alberto Contador, second left, and Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, catch up with breakaway Jens Voigt of Germany, right, during the 20th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 125 kilometers (78.1 miles) with start in in Annecy and finish in Annecy-Semnoz. (July 20, 2013)

Christophe Riblon of France climbs during the 20th
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Christophe Riblon of France climbs during the 20th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 125 kilometers (78.1 miles) with start in in Annecy and finish in Annecy-Semnoz. (July 20, 2013)

Sky teammates of Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing
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Sky teammates of Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, set the pace for the pack with Bauke Mollema of The Netherlands, left in green, during the 20th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 125 kilometers (78.1 miles) with start in in Annecy and finish in Annecy-Semnoz. (July 20, 2013)

Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's
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Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, rides in the pack during the 20th stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 125 kilometers (78.1 miles) with start in in Annecy and finish in Annecy-Semnoz. (July 20, 2013)

Britain's Christopher Froome celebrates his overall leader yellow
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Britain's Christopher Froome celebrates his overall leader yellow jersey on the podium at the end of the 125 km twentieth stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France. (July 20, 2013)

Britain's Christopher Froome celebrates his overall leader yellow
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Britain's Christopher Froome celebrates his overall leader yellow jersey on the podium at the end of the 125 km twentieth stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France. (July 20, 2013)

The pack speeds down Sarenne Pass during the
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The pack speeds down Sarenne Pass during the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

Spectators watch the pack pass from the summit
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Spectators watch the pack pass from the summit of Sarenne pass during the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France.

Spectators with the British flag run alongside Richie
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Spectators with the British flag run alongside Richie Porte of Australia, Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, and Joaquim Rodriguez of Spain as they climb towards Alpe-d'Huez pass during the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's
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Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, pats Nairo Alexander Quintana of Colombia, wearing the best young rider's white jersey, on the shoulder as they climb with Joaquim Rodriguez of Spain, rear, during the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

International Cycling Union (UCI) officials check the bicycle
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International Cycling Union (UCI) officials check the bicycle of stage winner Christophe Riblon of France after the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

Tejay van Garderen of the U.S. climbs towards
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Tejay van Garderen of the U.S. climbs towards Alpe-d'Huez pass during the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

Children push Lars Boom of The Netherlands as
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Children push Lars Boom of The Netherlands as he climbs towards Alpe-d'Huez pass during the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

A spectator runs alongside stage winner Christophe Riblon
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A spectator runs alongside stage winner Christophe Riblon of France, center. and Tejay van Garderen of the U.S. as they climb towards Alpe-d'Huez pass during the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

Stage winner Christophe Riblon of France celebrates on
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Stage winner Christophe Riblon of France celebrates on the podium of the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's
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Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the podium of the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

Jakob Fuglsang of Denmark, left, Spain's Alberto Contador,
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Jakob Fuglsang of Denmark, left, Spain's Alberto Contador, center, and Mikel Nieve Iturralde of Spain, right, cross the finish line of the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

Tejay van Garderen of the U.S. speeds down
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Tejay van Garderen of the U.S. speeds down Sarenne pass during the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

Spectators in curve number 7, also known as
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Spectators in curve number 7, also known as the Dutch curve, watch the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

In this image taken Wednesday July 17, 2013,
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In this image taken Wednesday July 17, 2013, Dutch cycling fans watch passing cars in curve number 7, also known as the Dutch curve, in the climb towards Alpe-d'Huez pass, France. Dutch fans gathered days ahead of the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez, France. (July 18, 2013)

Dutch cycling fans cheers as Sep Vanmarcke of
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Dutch cycling fans cheers as Sep Vanmarcke of Belgium passes curve number 7, also known as the Dutch curve during the eighteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 172.5 kilometers (107.8 miles) with start in Gap and finish in Alpe-d'Huez. (July 18, 2013)

Britain's Mark Cavendish rides during the 32 km
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Britain's Mark Cavendish rides during the 32 km individual time-trial and seventeenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 17, 2013)

Britain's Mark Cavendish rides during the 32 km
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Britain's Mark Cavendish rides during the 32 km individual time-trial and seventeenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 17, 2013)

A statue of Marianne, symbol of the French
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A statue of Marianne, symbol of the French Republic, is draped with a yellow scarf in Savines-le-Lac, before the start of the 32 km individual time-trial and seventeenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 17, 2013)

Germany's Jens Voigt rides during the 32 km
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Germany's Jens Voigt rides during the 32 km individual time-trial and seventeenth stage of theTour de France. (July 17, 2013)

Britain's Mark Cavendish sprints before the finish line
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Britain's Mark Cavendish sprints before the finish line at the end of the 32 km individual time-trial and seventeenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 17, 2013)

France's Thomas Voeckler sprints before the finish line
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France's Thomas Voeckler sprints before the finish line at the end of the 32 km individual time-trial and seventeenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 17, 2013)

Peter Sagan of Slovakia and Team Cannondale rides
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Peter Sagan of Slovakia and Team Cannondale rides during stage seventeen of the 2013 Tour de France in Chorges, France. (July 17, 2013)

Cycling fans encourage the riders in the poor
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Cycling fans encourage the riders in the poor weather conditions during stage seventeen of the 2013 Tour de France, in Chorges, France. (July 17, 2013)

Stage winner Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the
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Stage winner Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, strains in the last meters of the seventeenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 17, 2013)

Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's
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Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, takes the start of the seventeenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 17, 2013)

Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's
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Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the podium of the seventeenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 17, 2013)

Czech Republic's Roman Kreuziger sprints before the finish
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Czech Republic's Roman Kreuziger sprints before the finish line at the end of the 32 km individual time-trial and seventeenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 17, 2013)

Christopher Froome of Britain, stage winner, overall leader
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Christopher Froome of Britain, stage winner, overall leader and best climber, celebrates on the podium wearing the best climber's dotted jersey after the seventeenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 17, 2013)

Alberto Contador of Spain and Team Saxo-Tinkoff in
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Alberto Contador of Spain and Team Saxo-Tinkoff in action during stage seventeen of the 2013 Tour de France in Chorges, France. (July 17, 2013)

Overall leader's yellow jersey Britain's Christopher Froome (4thR)
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Overall leader's yellow jersey Britain's Christopher Froome (4thR) rides in the pack behind his teammates during the 168 km sixteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 16, 2013)

Overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain answers questions
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Overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain answers questions from reporters on the rest day of the Tour de France in Orange, southern France. (July 15, 2013)

Overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain leaves for
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Overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain leaves for a training on the rest day of the Tour de France in Orange, southern France. (July 15, 2013)

The pack rides during the 168 km sixteenth
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The pack rides during the 168 km sixteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 16, 2013)

Current race leader and wearer of the yellow
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Current race leader and wearer of the yellow jersey, Chris Froome of Great Britain looks on ahead of stage sixteen of the 2013 Tour de France in Vaison-la-Romaine, France. (July 16, 2013)

The peloton in action during stage sixteen of
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The peloton in action during stage sixteen of the 2013 Tour de France in Gap, France. (July 16, 2013)

The pack with Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing
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The pack with Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, passes through during the sixteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 16, 2013)

Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's
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Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, and Spain's Alberto Contador, right, speed down manse pass during the last kilometers of the sixteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 16, 2013)

Team Sky Procycling drives the peloton as they
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Team Sky Procycling drives the peloton as they defend the overall race leader's jersey of Chris Froome of Great Britain during stage sixteen of the 2013 Tour de France in Gap, France. (July 16, 2013)

Portugal's Rui Alberto Costa celebrates as he crosses
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Portugal's Rui Alberto Costa celebrates as he crosses the finish line at the end of the 168 km sixteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 16, 2013)

France's Thomas Voeckler leaves the anti-doping control zone
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France's Thomas Voeckler leaves the anti-doping control zone at the end of the 168 km sixteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 16, 2013)

The breakaway passes through the Gorges de la
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The breakaway passes through the Gorges de la Meouge during stage sixteen of the 2013 Tour de France in Chateau Neuf de Chabre, France. (July 16, 2013)

Stage winner and overall leader Christopher Froome of
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Stage winner and overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain celebrates as he crosses the finish line of the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders climbed to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) as they tackled Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

Stage winner Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the
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Stage winner Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, and second place Nairo Alexander Quintana of Colombia climbs towards Mont Ventoux pass, rear, during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders climbed to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) tackling Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

Christopher Froome of Britain climbs in the last
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Christopher Froome of Britain climbs in the last kilometer of the Mont Ventoux pass during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders climbed to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) tackling Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

Stage winner Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the
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Stage winner Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, and Nairo Alexander Quintana of Colombia climb Mont Ventoux pass during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders climbed to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) tackling Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition.(July 14, 2013)

French soldiers take images as stage winner and
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French soldiers take images as stage winner and overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain celebrates as he crosses the finish line of the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders will climb to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) as they tackle Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

Celebrates on the podium of the fifteenth stage
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Celebrates on the podium of the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders climbed to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) tackling Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

Richie Porte of Australia, Christopher Froome of Britain,
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Richie Porte of Australia, Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, Roman Kreuziger of the Czech Republic, Alberto Contador of Spain, Jakob Fuglsang of Denmark, and Laurens ten Dam of The Netherlands, from right to left, climb Mont Ventoux during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders will climb to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) as they tackle Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

Spectators cast shadows on a bicycle path as
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Spectators cast shadows on a bicycle path as they wait for the start of the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders climbed to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) as they tackled Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

Stage winner and overall leader Christopher Froome of
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Stage winner and overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain crosses the finish line of the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders will climb to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) as they tackle Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

A spectator with a shirt reading
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A spectator with a shirt reading "doped - banned for life" runs alongside Nairo Alexander Quintana of Colombia as he is about to be caught by stage winner and overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain, rear, during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders climbed to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) as they tackled Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

Team Sky sets the pace for their leader
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Team Sky sets the pace for their leader Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, as they climb Mont Ventoux pass during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders climbed to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) as they tackled Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

Roman Kreuziger of the Czech Republic, left, and
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Roman Kreuziger of the Czech Republic, left, and Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, climb Mont Ventoux pass with the pack during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders will climb to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) as they tackle Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

The pack with Jakob Fuglsang of Denmark, far
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The pack with Jakob Fuglsang of Denmark, far left in light blue, Laurens ten Dam of The Netherlands, right, climb with the pack during the fifteenth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 242.5 kilometers (150.7 miles) with start in in Givors and finish on the summit of Mont Ventoux pass, France. The riders climbed to an altitude of 1912 meters (6,273 Feet) as they tackled Mont Ventoux pass at the end of the longest stage of the 100th Tour de France edition. (July 14, 2013)

(From left) Spain's Luis Mate Mardones, Spain's Ruben
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(From left) Spain's Luis Mate Mardones, Spain's Ruben Moreno Perez, France's Cyril Lemoine, France's Yohann Gene, Poland's Przemyslaw Niemiec (hidden) and Belgium's Kris Boeckmans ride in the breakaway during the 173 km thirteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

(From left) Spain's Luis Mate Mardones, Spain's Ruben
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(From left) Spain's Luis Mate Mardones, Spain's Ruben Moreno Perez, France's Cyril Lemoine, France's Yohann Gene, Poland's Przemyslaw Niemiec (hidden) and Belgium's Kris Boeckmans ride in the breakaway during the 173 km thirteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

Mark Cavendish of Great Britain (right) and Laurens
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Mark Cavendish of Great Britain (right) and Laurens Ten Dam of the Netherlands in action during stage thirteen of the 2013 Tour de France in Saint-Amand-Montrond, France. (July 12, 2013)

Peter Sagan of Slovakia and Cannondale tucks in
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Peter Sagan of Slovakia and Cannondale tucks in for an aerodynamic descent during stage thirteen of the 2013 Tour de France in Saint-Amand-Montrond, France. (July 12, 2013)

Supporters cheer riders of the pack during the
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Supporters cheer riders of the pack during the 218 km twelfth stage of the Tour de France. (July 11, 2013)

A man dressed as a bride waves to
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A man dressed as a bride waves to amateurs cyclists along the road near Fougères before the start of the 218 km twelfth stage of the Tour de France. (July 11, 2013)

The pack with Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing
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The pack with Christopher Froome of Britain, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, bottom left corner, passes Durtal castle during the twelfth stage of the Tour de France. (July 11 2013)

(From left) British Sky cycling team riders, Norway's
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(From left) British Sky cycling team riders, Norway's Edvald Boasson Hagen, Britain's Geraint Thomas, Britain's Peter Kennaugh, overall leader's yellow jersey Britain's Christopher Froome, and Britain's Ian Stannard ride in the pack during the 218 km twelfth stage of the Tour de France. (July 11, 2013)

Marcel Kittel of Germany, front, crosses the finish
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Marcel Kittel of Germany, front, crosses the finish line ahead of Mark Cavendish of Britain, rear, and Peter Sagan of Slovakia, right, to win the twelfth stage of the Tour de France. (July 11 2013)

Marcel Kittel of Germany and team Argos-Shimano celebrates
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Marcel Kittel of Germany and team Argos-Shimano celebrates on the podium after winning stage twelve of the 2013 Tour de France in Tours, France. (July 11, 2013)

A supporter disguised as Spiderman gestures to indicate
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A supporter disguised as Spiderman gestures to indicate the way to cyclists during the 173 km thirteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

Supporters and inhabitants of Nouans-les-Fontaines cheer riders during
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Supporters and inhabitants of Nouans-les-Fontaines cheer riders during the 173 km thirteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

Jose Joaquin Rojas, left, of Spain riding for
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Jose Joaquin Rojas, left, of Spain riding for Team Movistar Team crosses the finish line ahead of his team leader Alejandro Valverde, right, of Spain riding during stage thirteen of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

The breakaway passes a church during stage thirteen
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The breakaway passes a church during stage thirteen of the 2013 Tour de France in Saint-Amand-Montrond, France. (July 12, 2013)

Stage winner Britain's Mark Cavendish celebrates on the
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Stage winner Britain's Mark Cavendish celebrates on the podium after winning the 173 km thirteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

The peloton passes through a village during stage
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The peloton passes through a village during stage thirteen of the 2013 Tour de France in Saint-Amand-Montrond, France. (July 12, 2013)

Slovakia's Peter Sagan celebrates his green jersey of
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Slovakia's Peter Sagan celebrates his green jersey of best sprinter on the podium at the end of the 173 km thirteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

Britain's Christopher Froome celebrates his overall leader yellow
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Britain's Christopher Froome celebrates his overall leader yellow jersey on the podium at the end of the thirteenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

Laurens Ten Dam, left, and Lars Boom, right,
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Laurens Ten Dam, left, and Lars Boom, right, drive the pace of the leading group during stage 13 of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

Mark Cavendish celebrates on the podium after winning
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Mark Cavendish celebrates on the podium after winning stage thirteen of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

Britain's Mark Cavendish celebrates as he crosses the
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Britain's Mark Cavendish celebrates as he crosses the finish line at the end of the 13th stage of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

Mark Cavendish celebrates as he crosses the finish
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Mark Cavendish celebrates as he crosses the finish line at the end of stage 13 of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

Overall leader Christopher Froome rides during the 13th
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Overall leader Christopher Froome rides during the 13th stage of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

Sylvain Chavanel, right, rides ahead of Pierre Rolland
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Sylvain Chavanel, right, rides ahead of Pierre Rolland during the 13th stage of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

Laurens Ten Dam, left, and Lars Boom, right,
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Laurens Ten Dam, left, and Lars Boom, right, drive the pace of the leading group during stage 13 of the Tour de France. (July 12, 2013)

The pack rides on a bridge during the
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The pack rides on a bridge during the 12th stage of the Tour de France. (July 11, 2013)

Overall leader's yellow jersey Britain's Christopher Froome, left,
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Overall leader's yellow jersey Britain's Christopher Froome, left, rides during the 197 km tenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 9, 2013)

The pack rides through a cluster of trees
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The pack rides through a cluster of trees during the tenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 9 2013)

A supporter disguised as a devil is pictured
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A supporter disguised as a devil is pictured as the pack rides in the background during the 197 km tenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 9, 2013)

The peleton crosses a bridge during stage ten
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The peleton crosses a bridge during stage ten of the 2013 Tour de France in St Malo, France. (July 9, 2013)

Cyclists ride on graffiti symbolizing the anti-gay marriage
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Cyclists ride on graffiti symbolizing the anti-gay marriage movement ''La Manif Pour Tous'' (Demonstration for all) during the 197 km tenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 9, 2013)

The pack arrives at Saint-Malo during the tenth
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The pack arrives at Saint-Malo during the tenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 9 2013)

Germany's Marcel Kittel reacts as he crosses the
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Germany's Marcel Kittel reacts as he crosses the finish line at the end of the 197 km tenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 9, 2013)

Stage winner Germany's Marcel Kittel celebrates on the
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Stage winner Germany's Marcel Kittel celebrates on the podium after winning the 197 km tenth stage of the Tour de France. (July 9, 2013)

The peleton rides during stage ten of the
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The peleton rides during stage ten of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 9, 2013)

Nairo Alexander Quintana of Columbia riding for Movistar
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Nairo Alexander Quintana of Columbia riding for Movistar takes the podium after defending the best young rider's white jersey during stage ten of the 2013 Tour de France in St Malo, France. (July 9, 2013)

Yellow jersey holder Chris Froome, pictured, lost a
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Yellow jersey holder Chris Froome, pictured, lost a chunk of his race lead but not enough to gravely endanger the Briton heading toward what is shaping up to be an intriguing finale in the Alps.

German fan Didi Senft known as El Diablo
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German fan Didi Senft known as El Diablo poses in front of Mont-Saint-Michel, before the start of the 33 km individual time-trial and eleventh stage of the Tour de France. (July 10, 2013)

Pierre Roland of France riding for Team Europcar
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Pierre Roland of France riding for Team Europcar takes the podium after defending the king of the mountains polka dot jersey during stage ten of the 2013 Tour de France in St Malo, France. (July 9, 2013)

Picture of Mont-Saint-Michel, before the start of the
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Picture of Mont-Saint-Michel, before the start of the 33 km individual time-trial and eleventh stage of the Tour de France. (July 9, 2013)

David Millar of Britain passes world heritage site
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David Millar of Britain passes world heritage site Mont-Saint-Michel, rear, a rocky tidal island which holds a monastery, during the eleventh stage of the Tour de France. (July 10 2013)

Tejay Van Garderen of the United States rides
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Tejay Van Garderen of the United States rides during stage eleven of the 2013 Tour de France, a 33KM Individual Time Trial, in Avranches, France. (July 10, 2013)

Cadel Evans of Australia rides during the eleventh
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Cadel Evans of Australia rides during the eleventh stage of the Tour de France cycling race, an individual time trial over 33 kilometers with start in in Avranches and finish in Mont-Saint-Michel, western France. (July 10 2013)

SKY Procycling General Manager Sir Dave Brailsford talks
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SKY Procycling General Manager Sir Dave Brailsford talks to the press at their team press conference at the Hermitage Hotel during the first rest day of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 8, 2013)

Team Sky overall leader's yellow jersey Christopher Froome
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Team Sky overall leader's yellow jersey Christopher Froome of Britain signs autographs before a training session in La Baule, western France, on the first rest day of the Tour de France. (July 8, 2013)

Overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain prepares to
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Overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain prepares to leave for a training ride with his teammates on the rest day of the Tour de France cycling race in La Baule, western France. (July 8 2013)

Overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain, with yellow
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Overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain, with yellow helmet, rides with his teammates during training on the rest day of the Tour de France in La Baule, western France. (July 8 2013)

Overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain, with yellow
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Overall leader Christopher Froome of Britain, with yellow helmet, trains with his teammates on the first rest day of the Tour de France. (July 8 2013)

Riders are cheered on by the crowd as
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Riders are cheered on by the crowd as they pass through the countryside during stage nine of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 7, 2013)

Riders are cheered on by the crowd as
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Riders are cheered on by the crowd as they pass through the countryside during stage nine of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 7, 2013)

The pack rides during the ninth stage of
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The pack rides during the ninth stage of the Tour de France. (July 7, 2013)

Overall leader Christopher Froome, right, drinks as he
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Overall leader Christopher Froome, right, drinks as he rides ahead of Alejandro Valverde, center, during the ninth stage of the Tour de France. (July 7, 2013)

France's President Francois Hollande, right, signs autographs as
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France's President Francois Hollande, right, signs autographs as part of his visit to the Tour de France. (July 7, 2013)

Tom Danielson, riding for Garmin-Sharp, attacks at the
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Tom Danielson, riding for Garmin-Sharp, attacks at the front of the race, followed by teammate Dan Martin during stage nine of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 7, 2013)

Team Europcar's Pierre Roland descends the Col de
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Team Europcar's Pierre Roland descends the Col de Mente during stage nine of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 7, 2013)

Overall leader Christopher Froome signs autographs in Saint-Girons
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Overall leader Christopher Froome signs autographs in Saint-Girons before the start of the ninth stage of the 100th edition of the Tour de France. (July 7, 2013)

Simon Gerrans of Australia and Orica Greenedge signs
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Simon Gerrans of Australia and Orica Greenedge signs an autograph prior to stage six of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 4, 2013)

The pack rides during the sixth stage of
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The pack rides during the sixth stage of the Tour de France. (July 4, 2013)

The pack passes lines of trees during the
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The pack passes lines of trees during the sixth stage of the Tour de France. (July 4, 2013)

Daryl Impey of South Africa, wearing the overall
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Daryl Impey of South Africa, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, celebrates on the podium of the sixth stage of the Tour de France. (July 4, 2013)

Andre Greipel of Germany celebrates crossing the finish
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Andre Greipel of Germany celebrates crossing the finish line ahead Peter Sagan of Slovakia, left and second place, and Mark Cavendish of Britain, fourth place, right, to win the sixth stage of the Tour de France. (July 4, 2013)

Andre Greipel of Germany hugs a teammate after
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Andre Greipel of Germany hugs a teammate after winning stage six of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 4, 2013)

Slovakia's Peter Sagan celebrates his green jersey of
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Slovakia's Peter Sagan celebrates his green jersey of best sprinter on the podium at the end of the 176.5 km sixth stage of theTour de France. (July 4, 2013)

A view of the peloton in Montpellier, France,
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A view of the peloton in Montpellier, France, during stage six of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 4, 2013)

Riders set off for the start of stage
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Riders set off for the start of stage seven of the 2013 Tour de France in Montpellier, France. (July 5, 2013)

The pack rides during the 176.5 km sixth
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The pack rides during the 176.5 km sixth stage of the Tour de France. (July 4, 2013)

Overall leader's yellow jersey, South Africa's Daryl Impey,
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Overall leader's yellow jersey, South Africa's Daryl Impey, rides during the 205.5 km seventh stage of the Tour de France. (July 5, 2013)

The peloton passes through countryside in Montpellier, France,
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The peloton passes through countryside in Montpellier, France, during stage seven of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 5, 2013)

The peleton passes through during stage seven of
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The peleton passes through during stage seven of the 2013 Tour de France, in Montpellier, France. (July 5, 2013)

Biel Kadri of France riding for AG2R-La Mondiale
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Biel Kadri of France riding for AG2R-La Mondiale takes the podium after earning the "king of the mountains" polka dot jersey during stage seven of the 2013 Tour de France. (July 5, 2013)

South Africa's Daryl Impey celebrates his overall leader's
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South Africa's Daryl Impey celebrates his overall leader's yellow jersey on the podium at the end of the 205.5 km seventh stage of the Tour de France. (July 5, 2013)

Spectators, one wearing a mask, wait for the
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Spectators, one wearing a mask, wait for the pack to pass during the seventh stage of the Tour de France. (July 5, 2013)

The pack rides during the 205.5 km seventh
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The pack rides during the 205.5 km seventh stage of the Tour de France. (July 5, 2013)

(L-R) Jan Bakelants of Belgium, riding for RadioShack
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(L-R) Jan Bakelants of Belgium, riding for RadioShack Leopard, leads the breakaway with Cyril Gautier of France riding for Team Europcar and Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde of Spain riding for Euskaltel-Euskadi in Albi, France, during stage seven of the 2013 Tour de France. Bakelants was named the most combative rider in the stage. (July 5, 2013)

Jets from the French Air Force precision flying
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Jets from the French Air Force precision flying team "La Patrouille de France" perform above Porto-Vecchio to mark the start of the 213 km first stage of the Tour de France. (June 29, 2013)

General view of the peloton as they leave
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General view of the peloton as they leave the start of stage one of the 2013 Tour de France, a 213km road stage. (June 29, 2013)

Fans cheer as they attend the signature ceremony
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Fans cheer as they attend the signature ceremony in Porto-Vecchio before the start of the 213 km first stage of the Tour de France. (June 29, 2013)

Bart De Clercq of Belgium and Lotto Belisol
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Bart De Clercq of Belgium and Lotto Belisol leads as Jérôme Pineau of Belgium and Omega Pharma-Quick Step chases at the front of the peloton during stage one of the 2013 Tour de France. (June 29, 2013)

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