5 factors behind 5-star Tour de France

2019-07-29 13:47

With record crowds, record television audiences and a gripping battle for the yellow jersey, the 2019 Tour de France was one of the most open and exciting for many years.

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Yellow jersey standings

Click for the latest yellow jersey standings in the 106th Tour de France.
 
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Caleb Ewan wins final stage of Tour de France

2019-07-28 21:35

Australia's Caleb Ewan has won the 21st and final stage of the 2019 Tour de France on the Champs-Élysées in Paris.

 
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Doubting Thomas backs Bernal to keep winning

2019-07-28 14:00

Geraint Thomas admitted that he never thought Egan Bernal would succeed him as Tour de France champion but backed him to keep winning.

 
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Bernal all but wraps up Tour de France

2019-07-27 16:07

After climbing beyond his rivals in solo attacks on two consecutive Alpine stages, "super motivated" Egan Bernal needs only survive a third one.

 
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Egan Bernal wins 2019 Tour de France

2019-07-28 21:30

Egan Bernal clinched victory in the Tour de France after parading into Paris safely in the overall leader's yellow jersey.

 
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Bernal set for twilight coronation as TDF champion

2019-07-28 13:54

Egan Bernal will clinch victory in the Tour de France as long as he avoids any last minute disaster to Paris to become the first Colombian winner.

 
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Tour de France 20th stage shortened due to weather

2019-07-26 21:50

The 20th and penultimate stage of the Tour de France on Saturday has been curtailed due to weather and landslide fears, organisers said.

 
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Top 10 TDF crashes

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Tears as French hope Pinot pulls out of Tour

2019-07-26 15:46

Trailing behind the peloton in tears, French cyclist Thibaut Pinot pulled out of the Tour de France with a thigh problem an hour into stage 19.

 
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Kiwi rider is fall guy on Tour de France

2019-07-25 22:20

New Zealand's George Bennett managed to fall off his bike not once but twice as the Tour de France peloton battled through sweltering heat.

 
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Alaphilippe 'ready for Alps' as Tour tension mounts

2019-07-24 23:02

Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe kept the Tour de France's overall lead and said he was 'ready for the Alps' after the 200km run to Gap on stage 17.

 
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Wine, sunburn and crazy costumes: roadside at TDF

2019-07-24 19:25

Up the steep mountain climbs and through the villages, they are the one constant in the Tour de France - the fans cheering on riders from the side.

 
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Ewan wins again as Alaphilippe keeps Tour lead

2019-07-23 18:10

Caleb Ewan sprinted to his second victory on the Tour de France as Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe kept the overall lead after stage 16.

 
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Ineos has answer to Alaphilippe conundrum, says boss Brailsford

2019-07-22 13:34

Ineos boss Dave Brailsford says Tour de France leader Julian Alaphilippe had revolutionised the way the race was being contested.

 
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Alaphilippe gives up on Tour de France yellow jersey

2019-07-26 18:28

Julian Alaphilippe lost the lead of the Tour de France and immediately ruled out any chance of wearing the yellow jersey when the race ends.

 
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Colombian star Quintana to leave Movistar, says father

2019-07-26 10:44

Colombian Nairo Quintana, who won stage 18 of the Tour de France, will ride for French team Arkea-Samsic next year.

 
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Alaphilippe keeps Tour lead as Colombians shine in Alps

2019-07-25 17:57

Julian Alaphilippe dug deep to keep his overall lead on the Tour de France as Nairo Quintana won the Alpine stage from a long range breakaway.

 
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Rowe expulsion blow to Ineos Tour de France chances

2019-07-24 21:34

Team Ineos suffered a blow to their Tour de France defence bid when Luke Rowe was thrown off the race for his part in a spat with Tony Martin.

 
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Alaphilippe keeps yellow as Trentin wins at Gap

2019-07-24 18:06

Julian Alaphilippe held on to the Tour de France's overall lead as he and champion Geraint Thomas crossed the finish line together on stage 17.

 
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Tour de France riders set to bake in heatwave

2019-07-23 14:24

With the action on the Tour de France already red hot, Geraint Thomas and his challengers are bracing for a head-on collision with a heatwave.

 
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Alaphilippe leaves Pyrenees in Tour lead, Thomas battles back

2019-07-21 17:29

Julian Alaphilippe dug deep to keep the overall Tour de France lead as Simon Yates captured his second stage of this year's race.

 
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Luxembourg minister embarks on French bike tour

2019-07-26 19:48

As cycling fans followed the Tour de France's progress, Luxembourg's septuagenarian foreign minister pedalled off in the opposite direction.

 
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Alaphilippe ready for do-or-die in Alps

2019-07-26 10:26

With just two acts of an Alpine trilogy remaining, Tour de France yellow jersey wearer Julian Alaphilippe knows he'll be a marked man on Stage 19's summit finish at Tignes.

 
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Tour de France's downhill 'supertuck': Dashing or dangerous?

2019-07-25 13:00

Tour de France leader Julian Alaphilippe is one of a clique of daring cyclists using a dangerous downhill crouch to gain extra speed and leave more nervous rivals trailing.

 
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Calls to end 'sexist tradition' of TDF podium girls

2019-07-24 20:20

Thousands have signed an online petition and among those have criticised the "sexist tradition" of podium girls at the Tour de France.

 
 
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Yellow jersey 'hanging by a thread' says Alaphilippe

2019-07-22 16:38

Tour de France leader Julian Alaphilippe admitted his yellow jersey was "hanging by a thread" as the toughest race heads into its final week.

 
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Thomas' Tour defence wobbles as mountains loom

2019-07-20 20:35

Defending Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas put a brave face on his mountain-top wobble after slipping over two minutes behind.

 
 

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