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Chris Froome powered to victory in Stage 10 of the Tour de France and extended his overall lead in the race for the yellow jersey in an extraordinary fashion.
The 2013 winner started the day as favourite ahead of Nairo Quintana and attacked on the brutal climb with 6km to go - leaving the Colombian in his wake and seemingly powerless to catch him.
Quintana struggled to keep pace with Team Sky's main man, and was eventually overtaken a few hundred metres from the finish line by Froome's teammate, Ritchie Porte.
Froome now leads Porte by 59 seconds in the general classification and Quintana by 1min 4secs.
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Mark Cavendish has secured his 26th Tour de France stage victory and his first at this year's Tour.
The Manx rider crossed the line ahead of Andre Greipel and Peter Sagan in today's seventh stage.
The pressure had been mounting for Cavendish after he was beaten by Greipel in a sprint finish on Sunday and Wednesday.
The Tour de France was stopped for around 15 minutes after one of the scariest high-speed crashes in recent years.
The crash happened at high speed and after one rider fell, others tumbled over him including current yellow jersey wearer Fabian Cancellara.
Several riders were forced to abandon the race through injury before Stage 3 in Belgium was ordered to get back underway.
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British Cycling will end their eight-year relationship with broadcaster Sky in 2016, it has been announced.
The decision to part ways was said to be amicable, said British Cycling chief executive Ian Drake.
British Cycling and Sky will remain firm friends and part with great mutual affection, having achieved amazing things together.
The last 10 years have been brilliant for our sport - our membership and participation in cycle sport continues to grow, we've encouraged over 1.7 million people to cycle regularly with even more starting all the time and we are seeing the emergence of a new generation of cycling heroes.
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Former Danish cyclist Nicki Sorensen has admitted to doping during his career.
Sorensen, who won the Danish Road Race Championships four times, was a regular at the Tour de France, most recently riding for Tinkoff-Saxo.
Olympic silver medal-winning cyclist Lizzie Armitstead has reassured fans that she is "ok but very sore" following a crash at the first stage of the Women's Tour in Aldeburgh, Suffolk.
As the 26-year-old crossed the finish line in first place, she raised her hands in a victory celebration and got caught by a spectator, sending her tumbling off her bike.
She was rushed to hospital with a suspected broken leg, but has confirmed that her injuries are less serious:
I remember winning with the help of my team mates and then not much else, but I am ok, nothing broken just very sore, thank you for all your
kind messages and to the NHS staff who took care of me so well. I won't start tomorrow in the hope of recovering properly for the Nationals.