Thomas Voeckler was the popular winner in Bellegarde-sur-Valserine, outwitting breakaway companions in a tough finish.
During the Tour's first rest day Cycle Sport asked Dave Brailsford about the role of Dr Geert Leinders at Team Sky
Bradley Wiggins took his first ever stage win at the Tour de France in Besançon, and cemented his position in the yellow jersey
Bradley Wiggins took the yellow jersey with a stunning show of team strength on the Planche des Belles Filles, but Sky were more stretched on the Col de la Croix.…
Bradley Wiggins hit out at anonymous rumour-mongerers in his post-race press conference at Porrentruy, and gained many new admirers for his stance.
Thibaut Pinot took the first French stage win in this year's Tour, while the favourites started to probe at Bradley Wiggins' lead
Sky's plan to win the Tour is no secret. Will they be allowed to control the race all the way to Paris?
Bradley Wiggins took the yellow jersey and Chris Froome the stage win in a day of spectacular dominance for the British team
Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky will breathe a sigh of relief as they enter the second week of the Tour with their yellow jersey ambitions unscathed
Stage six to Metz saw crashes wreak havoc on an already battered peloton. Richard Moore was at the finish to see the reaction