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Tour de France 2013 Live Dashboard
Race Info, Preview, Live Video, Results, Photos and Highlights

Chris Froome claimed the Yellow Jersey on Stage 8 and continued to extend his lead on his way to winning the 100th Tour de France. More photos from all stages posted below. This is the Tour de France live dashboard... one stop for all your Tour de France needs with steady updates throughout July featuring stage previews, results, reports, photos, video highlights and live video/text options.
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Stage 21 Post-Race Coverage


25 Big Photos from Stage 21sirotti/reuters
Full Official Stage 21 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Kittel wins on the Champs-Elyseescyclingnews
Sprint star Marcel Kittel hopes to revive cycling’s image in Germanyvelonews
Puncture denies Mark Cavendish expected victory in final stagetelegraph.co.uk
Chris Froome sets his sights on adding the rainbow jersey to his triumph in yellowtelegraph
Rogers disappointed to miss tour top tensbs.au
How Froome won the Tourafp
Critics wrong to accuse Froome of doping says Walshafp
Kittel comes of age with four Tour de France stage winsvelonation
10 conclusions from the 2013 Tour de Francecyclingnews
Froome’s birthplace celebrates Tour win but wishes it was for Kenyaafp/velonews
Froome’s father says his son can mend cycling’s imageafp/velonews
Contador: Outperforming Froome is a new motivationcyclingnews
After Tour successes, O’Grady announces retirementvelonews
Is cycling now the world's cleanest sport?guardian.co.uk
Sky dream of Tour reunion for Chris Froome and Sir Bradley Wigginsguardian.co.uk
Finish Photo@pelotonmagazine
25 Big Photos from Stage 21sirotti/reuters
July 20 update:
Stage 21 Previews w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 21 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 20 Post-Race Coverage


32 Big Photos from Stage 20 (captions to come) — sirotti/flockton
Full Official Stage 20 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Froome bulletproof in Tour de France final showdowncyclingnews
Nairo Quintana wins stage 20; Chris Froome defends yellowvelonews
Chris Froome on verge of Tour de France glory after penultimate stageguardian.co.uk
Quintana climbs onto the podium on Annecy-Semnoz as Froome wins overallvelonation
Despite doubts, losses and errors, Sky came through as a teamvelonews
Rodriguez makes third consecutive Grand Tour podiumcyclingnews
Chris Froome: the journey to Tour de France winnercyclingweekly.co.uk
Proud African Chris Froome's looming Tour de France win a milestone for cyclingheraldsun.au
Along the road to Annecy-Semnoz, a milestone: Jens Voigt’s last attack in a Tourvelonews
The mild and merciless Chris Froome could be winning Tours for a whilevelonews
32 Big Photos from Stage 20 (captions to come) — sirotti/flockton
Stage 20 Podcast w/ R. Moore, L. Birnie, M. Beaudin, A. Hood (45:50 English)audioboo.fm

July 19 update:
Stage 20 Previews w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 20 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 19 Post-Race Coverage


29 Big Photos from Stage 19sirotti/flockton
Full Official Stage 19 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Costa wins second Tour de France stage in Grand Bornandcyclingnews
Costa wins stage 19 of the 2013 Tour de Francevelonews
Rui Costa escapes to take a second into Le Grand Bornandvelonation
Valverde and Quintana applaud Costa after failed stage 19 shakeupvelonation
Saxo chase team honours after Contador defeatsbs.au
Bakelants gets another top Tour finish as Radioshack-Leopard moves upvelonation
One last summit finish, one last shot at the top 10 for Talanskyvelonews
Froome warns against complacency ahead of Semnozcyclingnews
Stage 19 reaction - Costa wins again, Froome one day closer to gloryroad.cc
WADA tell Sky to take Froome evidence elsewheresbs.au
We were never under pressure, says Brailsfordcyclingnews
Navarro’s rising stock sees Cofidis on the offensivevelonation
29 Big Photos from Stage 19sirotti/flockton
Stage 19 Podcast w/ R. Moore, L. Birnie, M. Beaudin, A. Tan (59:08 English)audioboo.fm
July 18 update:
Stage 19 Previews w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 19 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 18 Post-Race Coverage


34 Big Photos from Stage 18sirotti/flockton/reuters
Full Official Stage 18 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Riblon wins Tour de France queen stage to l'Alpe d'Huezcyclingnews
Riblon wins stage 18 velonews
Chris Froome retains strong Tour de France lead despite receiving time penaltycyclingweekly
Froome feeds off of Richie Porte's strengthcyclingweekly.co.uk
Nairo Quintana: “The objective is still to finish on the podium. It's a dream for me to achieve that.”velonation
Christophe Riblon takes the Double Huez for France as Froome shows his fallibilityvelonation
Riblon gets maiden victory for Francecyclingnews
Contador's Tour de France hopes fade on Alpe d'Huezcyclingnews
Moser shines in unplanned breakawayvelonation
Tour de France Stage 18 reaction following double ascent of Alpe d'Huezroad.cc
Qui est Christophe Riblon?lequipe.fr
Porte’s super-domestique work saves Froome’s Tour leadvelonews
Froome happy to come through Alpe d'Huez stage unscathedcyclingnews
Froome accepts twenty second time penalty but moves closer to Tour de France winvelonation
Riblon finally gives France something to celebrate — and on l’Alpe d’Huezvelonews
Froome, Contador, others targeted for bike weight checks at Alpe d’Huezvelonews
Tejay van Garderen speaks about near-miss on Alpe d’Huezvelonation
Tejay Van Garderen Post Stage 18 (03:30 English)bmcracingteam
Stage 18 Podcast w/ Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie, Orla Chennaoui (54:19 English)audioboo.fm
34 Big Photos from Stage 18sirotti/flockton/reuters

July 17 update:
Stage 18 Previews w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 18 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 17 Post-Race Coverage


21 Big Photos from Stage 17sirotti/flockton/reuters
Full Official Stage 17 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Froome wins Tour de France time trial in Chorgescyclingnews
Froome wins stage 17 TT at the Tour de Francevelonews
Evans, Porte save themselves for grueling tour finaleaap/sbs.au
Contador beaten but not defeatedaap/sbs.au
Mollema’s podium hopes fade in Tour de France time trialcyclingnews
Froome's quick descent nets third Tour de France stage wincyclingnews
Riis pleased with Saxo-Tinkoff's time trial performancecyclingnews
Saxo pair snuffs Mollema in Chorges, but remains watchfulvelonews
Peraud crashes out of the Tour de Francecyclingnews
Froome calls for Sarenne to be neutralized if rain hits Alpe d’Huezvelonews
Mollema, Ten Dam have Dutch dreams for double Alpe d’Huez dayvelonews
Stage 17 Podcast w/ Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie, Anthony Tan (49:38 English)audioboo.fm
Stage 17 Podcast w/ Matt Rendell, Chris Bordman, Ned Boultingitv
21 Big Photos from Stage 17sirotti/flockton/reuters
July 16 update:
Stage 17 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv

Stage 16 Post-Race Coverage


20 Big Photos from Stage 16sirotti/reuters
Full Official Stage 16 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Tour de France: Costa solos to victory in Gapcyclingnews
Costa wins stage 16 of the Tour de France with late escapevelonews
Rui Costa takes a high speed break into Gap as Froome is under attack againvelonation
Jury President: Sky’s Ventoux feed legal; no time limit extension for the Alpevelonews
On an infamous descent, Froome dodges disastervelonews
Still living with bilharzia parasite, Froome says he has no drug exemptionsvelonews
Mixed fortunes for Mollema, ten Dam on Col de Mansecyclingnews
Froome avoids disaster on descent to Gapcyclingnews
Contador remains upbeat despite crashing on Col de Manse descentcyclingnews
Svein Tuft’s Unusual Path to the Tour de Francebicycling
Froome full of praise for Porteaap/sbs.au
Quintana: I didn't attack because Contador crashedcyclingnews
Race leader Chris Froome fumes at reckless riding by nearest rival Alberto Contadortelegraph
20 Big Photos from Stage 16sirotti/reuters
Off The Ball: Paul Kimmage discusses Chris Froome & Nicolas Roche (11:45)newstalk.ie
Stage 16 Podcast w/ Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie, Matt Beaudin (40:35 English)audioboo.fm
July 15 update:
Stage 16 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 16 profile, map and timetable.

Note: live unrestricted video links have returned to the live coverage section

Monday is the second and final rest day


July 15 update:
Index to 390 Big Photos from the 1st 15 Stagessteephill.tv
Chris Froome: 'Lance cheated. I'm not cheating'. Volunteers data.ap
Brailsford: Sky will turn over ‘everything we’ve got' to WADA to disprove doping claimsvelonation
Commentary: Is Chris Froome just too good to be true?velonews
Climbing and more climbing for week 3 of the Tour de France training planvelonews
Contador says Froome is riding clean, enjoying ‘fruits of the work he puts in’velonews
LeMond calls for Froome, others to release power datavelonews
Rest Day Notesinrng
Chris Froome's Tour de France rivals holding slim hope of taking lead in Alpscyclingweekly
Alberto Contador not afraid of risking current positionteamsaxotinkoff
Vacansoleil DCM withdraws 19 year old Danny Van Poppel from Tour de Francevelonation
New sponsor Belkin has much to cheer in its debut Tour de Francevelonews
Chris Froome's Tour de France success the reward for Team Sky's trainingguardian.co.uk
WADA hasn’t yet been approached by Sky over data offer, will look at proposalvelonation
Rest day gallery: Haircuts, media conferences and training ridescyclingnews
Hold On Tight, The FInal Week of the Tour is Herepodiumcafe
Chris Froome furious over doping accusations - 'Lance Armstrong cheated. I’m not cheating. End of story'independent.co.uk

Stage 15 Post-Race Coverage

39 Big Photos from Stage 15sirotti/flockton/reuters
Full Official Stage 15 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Froome crowned king of Mont Ventouxcyclingnews
Chris Froome defends yellow from the front on Mont Ventouxvelonews
Chris Froome powers to a solo victory on Mont Ventouxvelonation
Froome in a league of his own on Mont Ventouxcyclingnews
Quintana last man standing in face of Froome's Ventoux attackcyclingnews
Mollema saves Tour de France podium position on Mont Ventouxcyclingnews
Mollema suffers but maintains on Mont Ventouxvelonation
Resilient Richie Porte bounces back to spring Chris Froome to victoryvelonews
Contador not conceding but says ‘chapeau’ to Froomevelonation
Evans and BMC done in by Ventoux and the tempo before itvelonation
Evans left exhausted before the start of Ventoux climbcyclingnews
If cycling is the new golf, Sky scored an eagle on the 15th holevelonews
LeMond: There can be spectacular performances without dopingcyclingnews
Race clips and Interviews (Dutch, restricted to Belgium)sporza.be
39 Big Photos from Stage 15sirotti/flockton/reuters
Stage 15 Podcast w/ Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie: (40:29 English)audioboo.fm

July 13 update:
Stage 15 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 15 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 14 Post-Race Coverage

19 Big Photos from Stage 14sirotti/reuters
Full Official Stage 14 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Trentin triumphs in stage 14 of the Tour de Francecyclingnews
Matteo Trentin takes stage 14 as Chris Froome defends lead in 2013 Tour de Francevelonews
Matteo Trentin takes a breakaway sprint victory on stage 14velonation
Team experience helps Trentin secure Tour de France stage wincyclingnews
Talansky back in the hunt for Tour de France white jerseycyclingnews
Julien Simon: “For our team, the opportunities are rare”velonation
Albasini frustrated after Trentin beats him on the line in Lyoncyclingnews
19 Big Photos from Stage 14sirotti/reuters
Stage 14 Podcast w/ Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie: (36:08 English)audioboo.fm
July 12 update:
Stage 14 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
Contador: I still have to attack in the Alpscyclingnews
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 14 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 13 Post-Race Coverage

17 Big Photos from Stage 13sirotti/reuters
Full Official Stage 13 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Cavendish wins stage 13 of the Tour de Francecyclingnews
Cavendish wins stage 13 of the Tour de Francevelonews
Cavendish takes number two as Froome loses a minute in the crosswindsvelonation
Mark Cavendish wins, Alejandro Valverde loses on stage 13cyclingweekly.co.uk
Contador knows Tour de France GC is still a long shotvelonation
Cavendish bursting with pride after thrilling stage 13 victoryvelonation
Belkin’s Mollema and ten Dam move upvelonation
‘Let’s go!’: How Saxo took it to Froome in the crosswindsvelonews
Saxo’s windy attack exposes Froome’s thinned-out Sky supportvelonews
Dream over for unlucky Valverdeafp/sbs.au
Fuglsang moves up Tour de France GC after making decisive breakcyclingnews
Stage 13 Podcast w/ Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie: (36:53 English)audioboo.fm
17 Big Photos from Stage 13sirotti/reuters
July 11 update:
Stage 13 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
Edvald Boasson Hagen out of Tour de France with fractured shouldercyclingweekly.co.uk
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 13 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 12 Post-Race Coverage

17 Big Photos from Stage 12 (captions added)sirotti/reuters
Full Official Stage 12 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Kittel wins third Tour de France stage in Tourscyclingnews
Kittel wins stage 12 of the Tour de Francevelonews
Kittel was simply faster, says Cavendishcyclingnews
Boasson Hagen out of Tour de France after crashcyclingnews
Thomas expects Froome to face barrage of attacks in Alpscyclingnews
17 Big Photos from Stage 12 (captions added)sirotti/reuters
July 10 update:
Stage 12 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 12 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 11 Post-Race Coverage

18 Big Photos from Stage 11sirotti/
Full Official Stage 11 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Tour de France: Martin wins stage 11 time trialcyclingnews
Martin wins Tour TT, Froome extends leadvelonews
Cavendish doused with urine in Tour de France time trialcyclingnews
Froome sucks life out of fight for yellowvelonews
Tony Martin’s comeback stage win elevates him further into cycling’s TT pantheonvelonews
Contador loses more time to Froome, but warns the Tour is an unpredictable racevelonation
Belkin duo Mollema and Ten Dam continue impressive ridingvelonation
Chris Froome: “I think I'm going to need every second I can get at this stage”velonation
Official Stage 11 ITT Highlights (03:37)letour
18 Big Photos from Stage 11sirotti
July 9 update:
Stage 11 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
Dan Martin: I’m not thinking about Tour de France GCcyclingnews
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 11 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 10 Post-Race Coverage

19 Big Photos from Stage 10sirotti
Full Official Stage 10 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Kittel wins stage 10 at the Tour de Francecyclingnews
Kittel wins stage 10 of the Tour de Francevelonews
Marcel Kittel wins the German duel in Saint-Malo in messy sprint finishvelonation
Cavendish takes down Veelers in the sprint (photo sequence) — twitpic
Screenshots from Cavendish and Veelers in sprint finish collisiontourdejose
Greipel blames Tour de France sprint loss on cobblestonescyclingnews
Cavendish defends actions in Tour de France sprintcyclingnews
Jonathan Vaughters Feature: With the right course, I believe that Dan Martin can win a Grand Tourvelonation
19 Big Photos from Stage 10sirotti
July 8 update:
Stage 10 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 10 profile, map and timetable.


Monday is the first rest day
July 8 update:
Analysis: Whoever has the least bad days will win the 2013 Tour de Francevelonews
Prudhomme: Chris Froome is like Paula Radcliffe on a bikecyclingnews
Rest Day Notesinrng
Tour Lowdown: Rest Day No.1pezcyclingnews
Thibaut Pinot: Heaven and hell at the Tour de Francecyclingweekly.co.uk
Garmin's David Millar defends Sky's Chris Froome on TdF doping questionsroad.cc
Index to 250 Big Photos from the 1st 9 Stages
Was Sunday a missed opportunity for Chris Froome's rivals?cyclingweekly.co.uk
Contador on Froome: “His form is very strong but a lot of things can happen in the last week”velonation
Eight conclusions from the first nine stagescyclingnews
Contenders and Pretenders: Taking Stock of the GC Racepodiumcafe
Team Belkin delighted with Mollema and Ten Dam inside top fivecyclingnews
Lessons have been learned says Brailsfordcyclingnews
Cavendish says he can catch Sagan for green at the Tourvelonews
Interviews w/Ryder Hesjedal and Svein Tuft at the Tourpedalmag


Stage 9 Post-Race Coverage

23 Big Photos from Stage 9sirotti/flockton/reuters
Full Official Stage 9 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Martin victorious in Bagnères-de-Bigorrecyclingnews
Chris Froome defends jersey as Dan Martin wins stage 9 at the 2013 Tour de Francevelonews
Daniel Martin takes stage nine Pyrenéen classic as Froome comes under firevelonation
Team Sky reflects on 'bad day' in the Tour de Francecyclingweekly.co.uk
Quintana: We showed the world Sky also has weaknessescyclingnews
Froome expected attacks from Movistar in Pyrenean Tour de France stagecyclingnews
Tough day for Richie Porte, Vasil Kiryienka and Sky, but it could have been worsevelonews
Fuglsang goes close to stage win, pushing hard to get into top ten overallvelonation
No excuses, says Richie Porte: ‘The peloton kicked our arses’velonews
Poels bounces back to go top ten on stage 9velonation
Movistar comes out fighting, but fails to get time Froome or win stagevelonation
Valverde tears up the script in Pyreneescyclingnews
Dan Martin eyes Tour de France GC after stage victorycyclingnews
Schleck gains confidence from Pyrenean showingcyclingnews
23 Big Photos from Stage 9sirotti/flockton/reuters
July 6 update:
Stage 9 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 9 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 8 Post-Race Coverage

40 Big Photos from Stage 8sirotti/flockton/reuters
Full Official Stage 8 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Froome claims first mountain scalp on Ax-3 Domainescyclingnews
Froome and Team Sky leave rivals flounderingreuters
Chris Froome seizes control on the climb to Ax 3 Domainesvelonation
Quintana kicks off mountain action in maiden Tour de Francecyclingnews
General classification dream over for Evanssbs.au
Contador suffers on Ax 3 Domaines mountain finishcyclingnews
Sky's Tour de France rivals crumble on Ax 3 Domainescyclingweekly.co.uk
Schleck satisfied with first mountain stage: ‘There are good moments to come in this Tour’velonation
Have 100 percent confidence in my results, says Froomecyclingnews
Anyone not wearing Sky kit is hoping for better days aheadvelonews
Tejay van Garderen felled by heat on 1st mountain stagevelonews
Pinot devastated after downhill setbackcyclingnews
40 Big Photos from Stage 8sirotti/flockton/reuters
TdF Stage 8 Podcast w/ Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie (38:55)humansinvent
July 5 update:
Stage 8 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 8 profile, map and timetable.

Note: live unrestricted video links have returned to the live coverage section

Stage 7 Post-Race Coverage

19 Big Photos from Stage 7sirotti/reuters
Full Official Stage 7 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Sagan finally takes a stage win in Albicyclingnews
Sagan surges to stage 7 victory at the Tour de Francevelonews
Peter Sagan wins stage seven as Cannondale puts his rivals to the swordvelonation
Operation needed for Van den Broeck, plus at least two months away from racingvelonation
Vande Velde abandons the Tour de Francecyclingnews
Tour de France shorts: Quintana and Rodriguez survive crashescyclingnews
Impey ‘felt like he was floating’ in yellow jersey, but accepts he’ll likely lose it tomorrowvelonation
Vande Velde abandons Tour de France after stage 7 crashvelonews
Degenkolb frustrated with Tour miss, but isn’t far from victoryvelonews
19 Big Photos from Stage 7sirotti/reuters
TdF Stage 7 Podcast w/ Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie (46:54)humansinvent
July 4 update:
Stage 7 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 7 profile, map and timetable.

Note: live unrestricted video links have been reinstated in the live coverage section


Stage 6 Post-Race Coverage

36 Big Photos from Stage 6sirotti/flockton/reuters
Full Official Stage 6 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Greipel wins stage 6cyclingnews
Greipel grabs victory in stage 6 at the Tour de Francevelonews
André Greipel blasts to stage six victory in Montpeliervelonation
Daryl Impey becomes first African to wear yellow jerseycyclingnews
36 Big Photos from Stage 6sirotti/flockton/reuters
TdF Stage 6 Podcast w/ Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie (32:25)humansinvent
July 3 update: Stage 6 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 6 profile, map and timetable.


Stage 5 Post-Race Coverage

22 Big Photos from Stage 5sirotti/reuters
Full Official Stage 5 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Cavendish gets 24th Tour de France stage win in Marseillecyclingnews
Ted King: I wanted to race, it's the Tour de Francecyclingnews
Mark Cavendish opens his 2013 account in a mad dash into Marseillevelonation
Injured List: Crashes take their toll on Tour pelotonvelonews
Voigt: Riders would have voted time-cut King into the Tour de Francevelonews
Greipel's Tour de France stage 5 sprint ruined in last cornercyclingnews
Evans vows to keep fighting as three teammates crashcyclingnews
22 Big Photos from Stage 5sirotti/reuters
TdF Stage 5 Podcast w/ Richard Moore and Lionel Birnie (35:26)humansinvent

Note: live unrestricted video links have been reinstated in the live coverage section July 2 update: Stage 5 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 5 profile, map and timetable.


Stage 4 Post-Race Coverage

26 Big Photos from Stage 4sirotti/reuters
Stage 4 TTT results
1  Orica-GreenEdge          25:56
2  Omega Pharma-Quick Step    + 1
3  Sky                        + 2
4  Team Saxo-Tinkoff          + 8
5  Lotto-Belisol             + 16
6  Garmin-Sharp              + 16
7  Movistar Team             + 18
8  Lampre-Merida             + 25
9  BMC                       + 26
10 Katusha                   + 27
11 RadioShack-Leopard        + 28
12 Vacansoleil-DCM           + 33
13 Cannondale                + 34
14 Belkin                    + 36
15 FDjfr                     + 41
16 Astana                    + 55
17 Ag2r La Mondiale        + 1:03
18 Sojasun                 + 1:09
19 Europcar                + 1:12
20 Cofidis                 + 1:19
21 Euskaltel-Euskadi       + 1:23
22 Argos-Shimano           + 1:46
Full Official Stage 4 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Orica-GreenEdge win Nice team time trialcyclingnews
Orica-GreenEdge team time trials Simon Gerrans into yellowvelonation
Simon Gerrans: It's a dream to be in the Tour's yellow jerseycyclingweekly.co.uk
David Millar disappointed to miss out on Tour's yellow jerseycyclingweekly.co.uk
Editorial: King’s 7-second elimination from Tour sends wrong messagevelonews
Omega Pharma-Quick Step rues the second that cost them Tour de France leadcyclingnews
Van den Broeck benefits from solid Lotto-Belisol team time trialvelonation
26 Big Photos from Stage 4sirotti/reuters
TdF Stage 4 Podcast w/ Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie (32:25)humansinvent
July 1 update: Stage 4 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
Tour de France sponsors reap benefits of TV coveragebbc.co.uk
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 4 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 3 Post-Race Coverage

21 Big Photos from Stage 3sirotti/reuters
Full Official Stage 3 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Tour de France: Gerrans wins final Corsican stagecyclingnews
Gerrans earns narrow victory over Sagan in Tour de France stage 3velonews
Gerrans outfoxes Sagan to land Orica GreenEdge’s first-ever Tour de France stage winvelonation
Sagan accepts defeat, hoping to recover from stage one crashvelonation
Orica GreenEdge stage win relieves pressure: ‘The monkey is off the back’velonation
21 Big Photos from Stage 3sirotti/reuters
TdF Stage 3 Podcast w/ Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore, Julien Prétot (28:05)humansinvent
June 30 update: Stage 3 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 3 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 2 Post-Race Coverage

18 Big Photos from Stage 2sirotti/reuters
Full Official Stage 2 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Tour de France stage 2: Bakelants winscyclingnews
Jan Bakelants wins stage 2, takes lead in 2013 Tour de Francevelonews
Bakelants steals thrilling stage two just ahead of sprintersvelonation
18 Big Photos from Stage 2sirotti/reuters
TdF Stage 2 Podcast w/ Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore (33:33)humansinvent
June 29 update: Stage 2 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 2 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 1 Post-Race Coverage

18 Big Photos from Stage 1sirotti/reuters
Full Official Stage 1 Results and General Classificationletour.fr
Kittel sprints to win Tour de France stage 1cyclingnews
Tour under the bus: Marcel Kittel wins a bizarre opening stagevelonews
Kittel grabs first Tour de France stage win, Greipel, Cavendish and Sagan held upvelonation
Orica-GreenEdge bus problem “unfortunate”, team sayscyclingnews
Kittel at Tour de France: “This is absolutely awesome and I really cannot believe it”velonation
Contador on Tour de France crash: my injuries are superficialcyclingnews
Sky relieved to emerge from Tour de France stage 1 chaos unscathedcyclingnews
Tour de France crash and injury update after stage 1cyclingnews
Only at the Tour: Chaos, crashes, and more of the same tomorrow velonews
Contador escapes serious injury in Tour de France crash, pleased not to lose timevelonation
Tony Martin's Tour future uncertain after crashafp/sbs.au
Hesjedal tired of "getting crashed"cyclingnews
Cavendish blames finish line changes for crashcyclingnews
Sagan down but not out in Tour de France opening stage crashcyclingnews
Van Impe predicts nerves will slow Froome in Tour de Francecyclingnews
Danny Van Poppel earns Tour stage podium at age 19, youngest in 80 yrsvelonation
Final Chaotic Kms of Stage 1 (11:42 French)rtbf.be
Official Stage 1 Highlights (03:38 English)letour
18 Big Photos from Stage 1sirotti/reuters
Tour de France Podcast w/ Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore: Stage 1 (33:06)humansinvent
June 27 update: Stage 1 Preview w/ Interactive Map, Flyover, Streetviewssteephill.tv
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 1 profile, map and timetable.

Teams Presentation and Press Conferences


June 27 update:
Thursday is the teams presentation at approximately 18:30 CET (). Check back for live video and later big photos including those from the press conferences.
Live Video from the Teams Presentation (French)eurosport
Live/Slightly Delayed Video from the Teams Presentation (English)eurosport
Live/Slightly Delayed Video (English)eurosport
37 Big Photos from the Teams Presentation and Rider Press Conferencessirotti
Hinault fears for Tour de France in light of doping dramacyclingnews
Schleck happy to be back in the Tour spotlightcyclingnews
Mark Cavendish eyeing multiple days in yellow jerseycyclingweekly.co.uk
Tour de France: Froome says he's in super conditioncyclingnews
Paul Kimmage diary: Inside the media scrum (6:20 English)independent.ie

2013 Tour de France Preview


Alberto Contador was interviewed on Saturday June 8th by French TV which will air during the Tour de France
June 28 update:
Alejandro Valverde: “We have a clear intention in mind this year”velonation
Valverde: I’ll finish on Tour de France podium if all goes to plancyclingnews
2011 Tour champion Evans happy to be off the radarvelonews
Tejay van Garderen is BMC's 'plan B' after Cadel Evanscyclingweekly.co.uk
BMC putting its weight behind Evanscyclingnews
It was impossible to win Tour without taking drugs, claims Lance Armstrongtelegraph.co.uk
Brailsford: Froome 'at an absolute ideal place'reuters
Prepare for a fight, Tour rivals tell Team Skyreuters
Contador: I can beat Froome to yellow jerseyitv
Sagan ready to celebrate in style; Cannondale rider unveils a custom Hulk design bikecyclingnews
Doping past haunts 100th edition of cycling classiccnn
Froome Leads Next Generation of Tour de France Contendersnytimes
Last year's Tour de France top 10: Where are they now?cyclingweekly.co.uk
Dan Martin Interview: Liège-Bastogne-Liège winner in the zone as Tour de France beginsvelonation
Van den Broeck: Het circus mag beginnen (2:44 Dutch)sporza.be
Tour de France Podcast w/ Daniel Friebe, Richard Moore: Ep 2 (38:07)humansinvent

June 27 update:
Who will win the White Jersey?inrng
Contador ‘more rested, very, very motivated and with a team that is way stronger’velonation
Vaughters believes Garmin-Sharp can create chaos at Tour de Francecyclingnews
Cavendish: Wearing the yellow jersey would be beautifulcyclingnews
Contador: "I'm at 90 per cent going into the Tour"cyclingnews
Millar says truth and reconciliation ‘inevitable’velonews
Vaughters goes with ‘gut’ to select Garmin’s Tour squadvelonews
Sieberg: When it works we’re hard to beatcyclingnews
Chris Froome: "We've not seen Contador at his best yet"cyclingweekly.co.uk
Marcel Kittel “ready”, John Degenkolb “excited” ahead of Tour de France startvelonation
Andrew Talansky Journal: On the verge of a dreamvelonews
Sponsors rewarded for keeping faith in road racingreuters

June 26 update:
Official Startlist (all 22 rosters now official) — steephill.tv
Hesjedal, Martin, Talansky make Garmin’s Tour ninevelonews
Race Preview & Favoritesc-cycling.blogspot.cz
Tour de France 2013 Course and Race Previewcyclingnews
Barometer du Tour; 2013 Tour de France Favorites Previewbicycling
Garmin-Sharp confirm 100th Tour de France teamcyclingnews
Ryder Hesjedal back from injury to make Garmin-Sharp's Tour de France teamroad.cc
Moreno and Rodriguez ready to take on Skycyclingnews
Schleck strikes defiant note ahead of Tour de Francecyclingnews
Contador maintains the Tour de France will not be a one-man showcyclingnews
Stannard’s Tour role for Sky: ‘Work hard and then work even harder’velonews
Laurent Jalabert: the jig is upcyclingweekly.co.uk
PEZ’s Favorite Tour Momentspezcyclingnews
Evans says Tour de France build-up is improved on 2010cyclingnews
Consistency key for Evans in Tour bidsbs.au
It's a man's world for the wives of the Toursbs.au
Some Big Names Were Left Off The Startlistbicycling

June 25 update:
Euskaltel-Euskadi with ambitious squad for Tour de Francecyclingnews
Rolland, Voeckler head youthful Europcar squad for Tour de Francecyclingnews
Blanco officially becomes Belkin Pro Cycling with sponsor signed through 2015velonation
Mark Cavendish targets Tour de France yellow jersey (1:13 English)guardian.co.uk

June 23 update:
Astana has high hopes for Jakob Fuglsang in 2013 Tour de Francevelonews
Tour de France's top sprinters in national colorscyclingnews
[New French Champion] Vichot takes his place in FDJ team for the Tour de Francecyclingnews
Rogers ready for ninth Tour de Francecyclingnews

June 22 update:
Is a Surprise Tour Victory in the Cards?pelotonmagazine
Why The 100th Tour Will Upstage the 2003 Centennialpelotonmagazine
Familiar feel to BMC Tour de France team for Evanscyclingnews

June 21 update:
Backing Rodriguez, Katusha says it has the ‘best and strongest roster’ to support himvelonation
Rodriguez not ruling out Tour de France victorycyclingnews
Wiggins strikes a positive tone in support of Sky Tour de France teamvelonation
Bradley Wiggins may never return to Tour de Francecyclingweekly.co.uk
Garmin waiting to announce Tour nine, will look for opportunitiesvelonews

June 20 update:
Porte, Boasson Hagen to support Froome at the Tourvelonews

June 19 update:
Saxo-Tinkoff announces line up for Alberto Contador’s Tour de France campaignvelonation
Garmin’s Talansky has realistic goals about first Tour de Francevelonews
Andy Schleck confirmed as team leader for RadioShack Leopard in Tour de Francevelonation
Schleck satisfied with Tour de Suisse conclusion: ‘Overall I had good feelings’velonation
Chris Froome admits Tour de France will be less stressful without Sir Bradley Wigginstelegraph.co.uk
Marcel Kittel and John Degenkolb head Argos-Shimano Tour de France teamvelonation
Bauke Mollema to be supported by Robert Gesink in Blanco Tour de France teamvelonation

June 18 update:
Sagan bidding for second green jersey as Cannondale unveils ‘perfect’ team line-up for Tour de Francevelonation
King, Sagan, Moser make Cannondale’s Tour rostervelonews
Orica-GreenEDGE announces Tour teamsbs.au

June 17 update:
Omega Pharma-Quickstep names team for 100th Tour de Francecyclingnews

June 13 update:
Hesjedal still on track for Tour after hitting turbulancevelonews

June 12 update:
Tony Martin says the Tour’s Col de Sarenne is dangerousvelonews
Cycling Col de Sarenne — The B side of Alpe d'Huez (photos and ride report) — steephill.tv Canada’s Veilleux secures Tour start for Europcarvelonews
Dauphiné performance earns Veilleux Tour startcyclingnews
Froome ‘driven by goal’ of winning multiple Tours, believes Sky one-two possible again this yearvelonation

June 11 update:
Astana name Tour de France squadcyclingnews

June 10 update:
Froome's to lose: an early look at the race favoritessbs.au
Contador says his Tour de France form ‘won’t be less than previous years’velonation
Despite change of conductors, Sky train looks unstoppable heading into 2013 Tourvelonews

June 1 update:
Contador won’t obsess about Froome’s form for Tour: “A three week race can’t be based on two riders”velonation

May 31 update:
Wiggins ruled out of Tour de Francecyclingnews
Sir Bradley Wiggins to miss Tour de France due to illness and knee injurytelegraph.co.uk

May 30 update:
Bradley Wiggins Tour de France defence in jeopardy over health issuedailymail.co.uk
Gilbert ends speculation: Belgian says he is doing the Tour de Francevelonation
Niemiec to Tour de France after impressive Giro d'Italiacyclingnews
Five key stages of the 2013 Tour de Francetheroar.au

May 27 update:
All stage profiles and stage maps are now posted (see right). Timetables coming shortly.

May 21 update:
No Tour de France for Boonen in 2013, perhaps evercyclingnews

May 6 update:
Brailsford confirms that Froome rather than Wiggins will be Team Sky leader for Tour de Francevelonation

April 29 update:
Bradley Wiggins re-confirms that he wants a Giro/Tour doublevelonation
Responding to Wiggins, Froome says he has full backing of Sky management to win Tour de Francevelonation

April 27 update:
Tour de France wildcards awarded to Cofidis, Sojasun and Europcarcyclingnews
Organizers confirm final selection for 2013 Tour de Francevelonews
Prudhomme: IAM would've been fourth Tour Wildcardsbs.au

April 23 update:

March 30 update:
Evans to do Giro d’Italia/Tour de France double in bid to return to best formvelonation

March 27 update:
Wiggins on ambitions: ‘My goal was always to win the Tour. It was never to win three Tours’velonation

March 26 update:
De Gendt holding back on peak form until Tour de Francevelonation
Valverde and Quintana recon critical Tour de France stagescyclingnews

March 25 update:
Andrew Talanksy targets Tour top tensbs.au
Thomas De Gendt builds towards Tour de Francecyclingnews
Corsica getting ready for first ever Tour de France startuk.eurosport.yahoo
Tour de France organisers ASO interested in taking over the Tour of Britainroad.cc

February 27 update:
Evans is on Tour de France path again, with van Garderen’s helpvelonews
Is Cadel Evans a chance to win the 2013 Tour de France?theroar.au
Dozens Of Mass Rides Planned To Celebrate Tour De France 2013bikeradar
Wiggins targets Giro over Tour de France defenceafp

2013 Tour de France Route Presentation


"The Tour de France is our cultural heritage. It is stronger than doping."

October 24 update: The route is now official, see the race summary table right for the host towns, distances and the Corsica and mountain stage profiles.
2013 Tour de France route presented in Pariscyclingnews
Historic Tour de France route unveiled for 100th editionvelonation
Tour celebrates centenary with prestige routereuters
Tour boss backs Movement for Credible Cyclingafp
Tour will finish under the lights, feature Ventoux, Alpe d’Huezvelonews
L'Etape de Tour Interactive Map: Annecy, Rhone-Alpesridewithgps
Wiggins confirms he will aim to win the Giro in 2013cyclingweekly.co.uk
Evans picks l'Alpe d'Huez as the special stage of the 2013 Tourcyclingnews
Schleck satisfied with Tour 2013 route, will race hard before it to be in sharp formvelonation
Evans, Gilbert and Van Garderen react to 2013 Tour de France routevelonation
2013 Route Flyover (04:00 English) — au.eurosport
French cycling establishment quick to turn page on Armstrong Affairvelonews
2013 Tour de France: Detailed analysis of the route of the 100th editionvelonation
Contador says Froome is the biggest danger in the 2013 Tour de France
Vaughters praises 2013 Tour de France routecyclingnews

October 23 update:
Tomorrow (Wednesday) the 2013 Tour de France route will be officially unveiled. The race summary table (right) is now filled in the with the host towns for the 2013 route. The first three stages will start on the island of Corsica and are known with certainty while the remaining stages are all but confirmed. — Steve
Tour de France-2013. Moins de Pyrénées, plus de surprisesladepeche.fr
Froome looking to lead Sky in 2013 Tour de Francecyclingnews
Tour de France 2013 course presentation to be live streamedsbs.au
Tour de France 2013 with evening finish in Paris?bikeradar
With route details leaking, Armstrong Affair to overshadow Tour presentationvelonews
Tour de France 2013 rumoursvelowire
About Corsicaen.wikipedia.org

October 15 update:
24th of October: all is revealed for 100th letour.fr
Cancellara may skip Tour de France 2013cyclingnews

October 6 update:
Newspaper suggests 2013 Tour de France may finish atop L’Alpe d’Huezvelonews
Tour de France 2013 to feature Alpe d'Huez finish?cyclingweekly.co.uk





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Live Streaming Video and Text Updates

June 29 update: Listed below are the options for the 2013 Tour de France worldwide TV, online streaming and text updates. Unrestricted live video links will appear in bold. Check back for more streaming options throughout the race. Feel free to send additional links and info as they become known. —
Steve


Note: live unrestricted video links have returned below

media source tv or internet comments/restrictions
eurosport    live video (english)
   live video ($ english)
 live ticker (english)
  tv schedule (british)
  tv schedule (int'l/cet)
Europe only; live daily coverage and rebroadcasts in 59 countries. 6.50 € / month if you go with the official broadcaster. Stage 21 Live Now
  United States only; live coverage and nightly rebroadcasts on tv or $15 to $29 online (depending on your device, U.S. only) Stage 21 Live Now
   live video (french)
   live video (french)
   live video (french)
   live video (french)
  tv schedule
France; official source for pre-race, live, post coverage Stage 21 Live Now
   live video (english)
  tv schedule
UK only; ITV4 will broadcast live coverage from every stage of the 2013 Tour de France, as well as comprehensive previews and daily highlights daily podcasts
   live video (spanish)
   live video (spanish)
  tv schedule
Spain; TVE1, TVE2, Teledeporte Tour de Francia live tv and internet coverage. Spanish Dashboard
   live video (flemish)
   live video (flemish)
  tv schedule
Belgium; Sporza Ronde van Frankrijk live coverage Stage 21 Live Now
   live video (spanish)
  tv schedule
Latin America, Caribbean & other Spanish-speaking regions; Tour de Francia live covarage of the last two hours & 30 mins of highlights every day
   live video (english)
  tv schedule
Australia only; SBS live tv and online coverage; highlights
  tv schedule Canada; TSN2 will have the live daily broadcast for Canada
   live video (french)
  tv schedule
Quebec/Canada via Quebec's Reseau des Sports; Live daily French broadcast on RDS and/or RDS2 with Louis Bertrand and Dominique Perras. Nightly rebroadcasts, as well. Check listings for times.
   live video (japanese)
  tv schedule
Japanese;
   live video (english)
  tv schedule
South Africa; Super Sport live tv and online coverage
   live video (restricted)
   live video (french)
  tv schedule
Italy; Live daily coverage; Stage 21 Live Now
   live video (italian)
   live video (italian)
  tv schedule
Italy; RAI Tre live coverage restricted to Italy
   live video (dutch)
  tv schedule
Netherlands; Dutch

   live video (slovak)
  tv schedule
Slovakia; live video coverage

   live video (czech)
  tv schedule
Czech Republic; Live every day at cca 14:15 CEST
   live video (french)
  tv schedule
Belgium; French
   live video (luxembourgish)
  tv schedule
Luxembourg only; Luxembourguish
   live video (german)
  tv schedule
Switzerland, Germany; German
   live video (danish)
  tv schedule
Denmark; live and rebroadcasts;
   live video (norwegian)
  tv schedule
Norway
live text updates
   live audio (english)
  radio schedule
UK; live audio of the final hour each day on the BBC Sport website and updates on BBC Radio 5
   live audio (francais)
official live ticker
live text updates English;
live text updates English; updates from Charles Pelkey
live text updates ES
Spanish text updates for Tour de Francia from Biciciclismo.
 live ticker Italian live ticker
live ticker (german)
German text updates
 steephill text updates
short text updates with notification of the latest results, photos and video
check back at race time for more and updated links; email send a comment or a new live link


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