Breakaway in Bergerac
Navardauskas wins 19th Tour de France stage
Lithuania's Ramunas Navardauskas has won the 19th Stage of the Tour de France in a breakaway in a downpour into the town of Bergerac. Italy's Vincenzo Nibali retained the overall leader's yellow jersey and is expected to take it home with him when the three-week cycling showcase ends Sunday. Full Story.(Photo: The Canadian Press)
All But Sealed
Vincenzo Nibali has won the 18th stage of the Tour de France, emphatically stamping his dominance on the race in its last mountain leg with a solo breakaway on the day's last climb. After setting off from Pau, riders tackled the famed Tourmalet pass -- the highest Pyrenean peak on the Tour -- before the end of the 145.5-kilometre (90-mile) leg. Full Story.
Short But Sweet
Poland's Rafal Majka has won the 17th stage of the Tour de France in a late breakaway on the last of four tough climbs in the Pyrenees. Vincenzo Nibali trailed by about a minute and gained key seconds on his main rivals as he retained the leader's yellow jersey that he's worn for all but two stages this year. Full Story.