Tour de France

British rider Mark Cavendish speaks to reporters after pulling out of the race with broken shoulder prior to the fifth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 160.5 kilometers (99.7 miles) with start in Vittel and finish in La Planche des Belles Filles, France, Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Cavendish sustained the injury in a crash Tuesday for which Peter Sagan was disqualified. (AP Photo/John Leicester)
July 05, 2017 - 10:09 am
VITTEL, France (AP) — British rider Mark Cavendish commended the "courage" of Tour de France jurors for disqualifying world champion Peter Sagan for a horrific crash that took both of them out of the race on Tuesday. Speaking Wednesday, before the Tour set off without him from the spa town of...
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British rider Mark Cavendish speaks to reporters after pulling out of the race with broken shoulder prior to the fifth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 160.5 kilometers (99.7 miles) with start in Vittel and finish in La Planche des Belles Filles, France, Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Cavendish sustained the injury in a crash Tuesday for which Peter Sagan was disqualified. (AP Photo/John Leicester)
July 05, 2017 - 7:41 am
VITTEL, France (AP) — British rider Mark Cavendish has commended the "courage" of Tour de France jurors for disqualifying world champion Peter Sagan for a horrific crash that took both of them out of the race on Tuesday. Speaking Wednesday, before the Tour set off without him from the spa town of...
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British rider Mark Cavendish speaks to reporters after pulling out of the race with broken shoulder prior to the fifth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 160.5 kilometers (99.7 miles) with start in Vittel and finish in La Planche des Belles Filles, France, Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Cavendish sustained the injury in a crash Tuesday for which Peter Sagan was disqualified. (AP Photo/John Leicester)
July 05, 2017 - 7:26 am
VITTEL, France (AP) — British rider Mark Cavendish has commended the "courage" of Tour de France jurors for disqualifying world champion Peter Sagan for a horrific crash that took both of them out of the race on Tuesday. Speaking Wednesday, before the Tour set off without him from the spa town of...
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July 04, 2017 - 6:28 pm
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Britain's Mark Cavendish crashes during the sprint of the fourth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 207.5 kilometers (129 miles) with start in Mondorf-les-Bains, Luxembourg, and finish in Vittel, France, , Tuesday, July 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
July 04, 2017 - 6:24 pm
VITTEL, France (AP) — Mark Cavendish has been forced out of the Tour de France after suffering a fractured shoulder blade in a serious crash caused by world champion Peter Sagan, who was disqualified from cycling's showcase event. Hours after Tuesday's crash in a chaotic sprint finish to Stage 4,...
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Britain's Mark Cavendish crashes during the sprint of the fourth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 207.5 kilometers (129 miles) with start in Mondorf-les-Bains, Luxembourg, and finish in Vittel, France, , Tuesday, July 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
July 04, 2017 - 2:03 pm
VITTEL, France (AP) — One day Peter Sagan was twirling his fingers and celebrating victory. A day later, the world champion from Slovakia — one of the sport's biggest stars — was disqualified from the Tour de France. Sagan was sent home Tuesday for causing a serious crash in a chaotic sprint finish...
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Britain's Mark Cavendish crashes during the sprint of the fourth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 207.5 kilometers (129 miles) with start in Mondorf-les-Bains, Luxembourg, and finish in Vittel, France, , Tuesday, July 4, 2017. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
July 04, 2017 - 1:15 pm
VITTEL, France (AP) — World champion Peter Sagan has been disqualified from the Tour de France for causing a crash in a chaotic sprint finish that left Mark Cavendish needing treatment for his injuries and further examinations in a hospital. About 50 meters (yards) from the end of Stage 4 on...
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Peter Sagan of Slovakia celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the third stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 212.5 kilometers (132 miles) with start in Verviers, Belgium and finish in Longwy, France, Monday, July 3, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
July 03, 2017 - 1:30 pm
LONGWY, France (AP) — Shaking off an equipment glitch in the furious finishing sprint, Peter Sagan bagged his eighth career Tour de France stage victory on Monday with an impressive display of power and quick-thinking on a short, sharp final uphill dash. Geraint Thomas of Team Sky retained the...
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Peter Sagan of Slovakia celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the third stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 212.5 kilometers (132 miles) with start in Verviers, Belgium and finish in Longwy, France, Monday, July 3, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
July 03, 2017 - 12:32 pm
LONGWY, France (AP) — Shaking off an equipment glitch in the furious finishing sprint, Peter Sagan bagged his eighth career Tour de France stage victory on Monday with an impressive display of power and quick-thinking on a short, sharp final uphill dash. Geraint Thomas of Team Sky retained the...
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Peter Sagan of Slovakia celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the third stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 212.5 kilometers (132 miles) with start in Verviers, Belgium and finish in Longwy, France, Monday, July 3, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
July 03, 2017 - 11:49 am
LONGWY, France (AP) — Peter Sagan has sprinted to his eighth career Tour de France stage victory, and Geraint Thomas preserved the overall race lead. On the final short, sharp climb to the Stage 3 finish in Longwy, Sagan was cruising until one of his feet slipped from its pedal. But the Slovak...
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