Van Baarle wins Tour

Dylan Van Baarle's victory was confirmed as he finished safely in the peloton on a final stage won by Marcel Kittel (Giant-Shimano), the winner of stage one in Liverpool a week ago.

Dylan van Baarle will keep the yellow jersey.

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Van Baarle takes yellow heading into final day

Dylan Van Baarle of Garmin Sharp is presented with the yellow jersey.

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Omega Pharma-Quick Step's Julien Vermote won stage seven in Brighton from the breakaway, but the main action was behind as the peloton split in two and race leader Alex Dowsett - the Movistar rider who took the yellow jersey with a brilliant performance on Friday - was left behind.