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The Isle of Man's Mark Cavendish's bid for the yellow jersey ended in a heap as he tumbled to the tarmac in a dramatic conclusion to the opening stage of the 101st Tour de France.
Cavendish was bidding for a 26th Tour stage win of his career in his mother's home town of Harrogate and a first yellow jersey, but collided with Australian Simon Gerrans in the final 500 metres and was seen clutching his shoulder and midrift as he rolled over the line.
Cavendish was later taken away from the Omega Pharma-Quick Step team area in an ambulance and transported to hospital.
Stars of Coronation Street and Emmerdale got into the Tour de France spirit by cycling 60 miles across the Pennines from the Rovers Return to the Woolpack.
The Tour de ITV celebrated the famous cycling event, which starts in Yorkshire on Saturday, and aims help two charities.
Sarah Rogers has this report:
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Thousands of people turned out as the Tour de France, passed through to Greater Manchester this weekend.
Olympic champion Chris Boardman has got his fingers crossed for a Mark Cavendish victory on stage one of the Tour de France on Saturday.