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Tour de France 2008



Cadel Evans is centre stage as the peloton heads off for Friday's 13th stage

Cadel Evans is the man in yellow once again as the Tour heads out of Narbonne on the 113-mile journey to Nimes

Second-placed Frank Schleck signs in before the start of stage 13

Evans has a lead of just one second over second-placed Frank Schleck, who is all smiles as he signs in before the stage

Italian rider Riccardo Ricco

Saunier Duval announce they have sacked both Riccardo Ricco (pictured left), who tested positive for EPO, and Leonardo Piepoli

Niki Terpstra (left) and Florent Brard

Milram's Niki Terpstra (left) and Florent Brard of Cofidis make an early breakaway and at the 21km mark they lead by nearly 10 minutes

The peloton

The peloton chase: Brard is dropped at the final intermediate sprint and with less than 10km to go Terpstra's brave effort is over

Mark Cavendish

The stage is set for the sprinters and once Mark Cavendish hits the front there is no stopping the Manxman

Mark Cavendish

Cavendish celebrates his fourth stage win at this year's Tour to confirm his status as the world's fastest finisher

Cadel Evans

Evans retains the yellow jersey and maintains his one-second lead over Schleck from Luxembourg



see also
Tour de France stage 12 photos
17 Jul 08 |  Cycling
Tour de France stage 11 photos
16 Jul 08 |  Cycling
Tour de France stage 10 photos
14 Jul 08 |  Cycling
Tour de France stage nine photos
13 Jul 08 |  Cycling
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
05 Jul 08 |  Cycling


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