Fabian Cancellara

Cancellara: No time for emotion in home town

Swiss cycling legend Fabian Cancellara had hoped to win Stage 16 in his backyard of Bern – and in his last Tour de France – but after a hot and stressful day in the saddle, Spartacus didn't quite have the legs to take on the best sprinters, although he finished in a creditable sixth position.

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Tour 2015 Stage 2 reaction: Cancellara rides smart to win yellow and foil Quick-Step

Our reporter Ned Boulting caught up with new GC leader Fabian Cancellara after Stage 2. The Swiss rider edged out Mark Cavendish for third place on the line and that time bonus cost Cav's team-mate Tony Martin the yellow jersey.

Cancellara injury setback

Fabian Cancellara, the multiple world time-trial champion and one-day specialist, will miss the remainder of the spring classics campaign after suffering two fractures in his lower back.

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