Yellow jersey for Italian cyclist Vincenzo Nibali

Italian Vincenzo Nibali won the second stage of the Tour de France, a 201-km ride from York, and claimed the overall leader's yellow jersey on Sunday.

Belgium's Greg van Avermaet was second and Pole Michal Kwiatkowski took third place.


Millions watch Tour de France start in Yorkshire

Cycling fans - including the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry - watched the start of the world's most famous cycle race in Yorkshire over the weekend. Millions of spectators lined the streets to catch a glimpse of the sprinters.