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Gendarme at start of stage seven

A French motorcycle gendarme is parked in front of a young fan ahead of Friday's 159km stage from Brioude to Aurillac

Belgian fans fly the flag

Belgian fans fly the flag as they wait on the roadside for the peloton to fly past near the start of a testing day in the saddle for the riders

Kim Kirchen

Luxembourg's Kim Kirchen is in the overall leader's prized yellow jersey as the Tour nears the end of its first week on the roads of France

Kim Kirchen and Alejandro Valverde lead a pack through the country

Kirchen and Alejandro Valverde lead the field through the country under cloudy skies as the race heads to Aurillac

The bulk of the field pursue a breakaway group

The bulk of the field pursue a breakaway group of riders in the picturesque surroundings of central France

Britain's David Millar calls for assistance

Britain's David Millar calls for assistance after suffering a puncture when part of the breakaway group

The riders climb the misty summit of Pas de Peyrol

The riders climb the misty summit of Pas de Peyrol with groups of hardy spectators gathered to witness the spectacle

Spain's Luis Leon Sanchez secures the stage win

Spain's Luis Leon Sanchez secures the stage win after breaking with five kilometres to go with assistance from team-mate Oscar Pereiro

David De La Fuente claims the polka dot jersey

Spain's David De La Fuente claims the polka dot jersey as best climber from France's Sylvain Chavanel

Team Columbia's Kirchen retains the leader's yellow jersey

Team Columbia's Kirchen retains the leader's yellow jersey and is six seconds ahead of Australia's Cadel Evans



see also
Tour de France stage six photos
10 Jul 08 |  Cycling
Tour de France stage five photos
09 Jul 08 |  Cycling
Tour de France stage four photos
08 Jul 08 |  Cycling
Tour de France stage two photos
06 Jul 08 |  Cycling
Tour de France photos
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