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Tour de France cycling: Majka closes in on polka dot jersey as Nibali gains more ground

by Reuters
Poland's Rafal Majka wearing the best climber's polka dot jersey celebrates as he crosses the finish line at the end of the 124.5 km seventeenth stage of the 101st edition of the Tour de France cycling race between Saint-Gaudens and Saint-Lary Pla d'Adet, southwestern France. Photo - AFP
The win was his second stage victory after prevailing on the 14th stage in the Alps, and a third in four stages for Tinkoff-Saxo after leader Alberto Contador crashed out.

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