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  1. Gallery: L’Enfer du Tour de France

    Stage 5 of the 2014 Tour de France delivered rain, cobblestones, crashes, and chaos, and saw defending champion Chris Froome abandon

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  2. Are cobblestone stages too risky for the Tour de France?

    Andrew Talansky (Garmin-Sharp) was one of the GC hopefuls to crash during stage 6 of the Tour. He lost time, but was fortunate to finish without injury. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

    With rain, rough roads and multiple crashes, organizer ASO risked losing more than it gained Wednesday by including a cobbled stage in the

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  3. Emma Pooley wins stage 6 of Giro Rosa

    Emma Pooley pulled off a gutsy victory in stage 6 of the Giro Rosa. Photo: Nicola Ianuale | Photo Ianuale

    Pooley (Lotto-Belisol) managed to break Rabobank-Liv's stranglehold on the Giro Rosa, riding relentlessly to win stage 6

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  4. Can Richie Porte captain Team Sky at the Tour de France?

    Richie Porte gets his big grand tour shot now. Is he up to it? Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com

    Porte went from domestique to leader in seconds during a disastrous stage 6. Can he carry the hopes of Sky at the Tour?

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  5. Preview: 2014 Tour de France, stage 7

    Stage 7 of the 2014 Tour de France.

    With two big hills toward the finish, one of the Tour's longest stages should be a tactical challenge

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