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Sunday, 9 July, 2000, 17:55 GMT 18:55 UK
Stage nine in pictures
Miguel Angel Pena and Abraham Olano
The start time seems a little early for Miguel Angel Pena prior to the stage with team mate Abraham Olano.

Salvatore Commesso
Salvatore Commesso is more focused as he gathers his thoughts before setting off.

Marco Pantani
Marco Pantani arrives for the start of the stage.

Tour Peloton
The peloton works along the road to Dax.

Alex Zulle and Roland Meier
Alex Zulle and Roland Meier concentrate on the road ahead.

Tour peloton
The peloton enters the lined streets of Villeneuve-sur-Marsan ...

Tour peloton
... and leaves with Alberto Elli to the fore in yellow.

Paolo Bettini and Jose-Angel Vidal
Paolo Bettini leads the breakaway of four.

Erik Zabel
Erik Zabel gets his hands on the green jersey after the stage.

Paolo Bettini
Paolo Bettini celebrates his win on the podium.
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