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Tour de France 2009, stage 7, Friday July 10. Barcelona – Andorra Arcalis, 224km. Full stage preview>>

Cycling Weekly’s live coverage of the Tour de France 2009 stage 7 starts in the morning of Friday, July 10.

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David Brailsford interview

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Jonathan Vaughters on Bradley Wiggins’ chances


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Stage one photo gallery by Andy Jones

Stage one photo gallery by Graham Watson

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  • Chris

    Don’t write Armstrong off yet – he just got stronger and stronger according to the CW report as he completed the Giro – could be the same here and I still think he is Bruyneel’s man for Yellow until Contador proves he’s not

  • mb

    unbelieveable from wiggins… great to see. can he sustain this for the whole tour? i wouldn;t bet against it and certainly hope he can! having heard what vaughters said about his power o/p he must be on fire! certainly good news for vandevelde at least…

    lance won;t mind that attack from contador. he’s kept his powder dry for another day having made 19 easy seconds on monday, but it sure was impressive riding from alberto…