Stage 6

Froome: Nibali blamed me for crash

Team Sky rider Chris Froome says he went onto rival team Astana's bus to clear the air over an accident on Stage 6.

2015 Tour bloopers: The chickens have taken over!

On Stage 6, Gary and Chris were joined on set by a couple of feathered friends.

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2015 Tour Stage 6 reaction: Teklehaimanot makes history for African cycling

Ned Boulting spoke to Daniel Teklehaimanot after Stage 6, as the Eritrean rider became the first African cyclist to wear the famous King of the Mountains polka dots.

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2015 Tour Stage 6 reaction: Tony Martin in pain after fracturing collarbone

GC leader Tony Martin fractured his collarbone when he touched the back wheel of a Europcar rider and came off his bike in the final km of Stage 6.

The German Etixx-QuickStep rider has yet to decide if he will continue to race, but it's clear from the interview below that he is in considerable pain.

If Martin does abandon, it will be the second time the rider in yellow has quit the 2015 Tour through injury, after Fabian Cancellara hit the deck hard on Stage 3.

2015 Tour Stage 6 reaction: Quemeneur on the attack for Europcar

Europcar rider Perrig Quemeneur has been prominent in several breakaways already in this Tour. At the Stage 6 finish, the Breton rider explained to Ned Boulting why he's gone on the attack so much.

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2015 Tour Stage 6 reaction: Peter Sagan happy for 'good guy' and 'friend' Zdenek Stybar

Peter Sagan has praised Zdenek Stybar after narrowly missing out on a stage victory for the third time.

Sagan was disappointed after narrowly missing out on Stage 5, but the Slovak sprinter praised one of his pals in the peloton after again crossing the line in second place.

It was the third time in this year's Tour that Sagan has missed out on a stage victory by one position.

"I did my best, I have good legs," he said. "I'm happy for Zdenek because he's a good guy and he's my friend."

2015 Tour Stage 6 reaction: Cavendish reflects on bittersweet day for Etixx

Mark Cavendish gives his thoughts to Matt Rendell after a 'bittersweet' afternoon for Etixx as Zdenek Stybar won the stage but their man in yellow Tony Martin suffered a broken collarbone after a crash on the final kilometre.

2015 Tour Stage 6 reaction: Stybar outsmarts Sagan by going early

A smart early move by Etixx-QuickStep rider Zdenek Stybar saw him nullify the sprinting power of green machine Peter Sagan, as he explained to us at the finish.