A young Frenchman won the 8th stage of the Tour de France today. Liliane Calmejean surprised everyone in the peloton–including perhaps even himself–with a Stage 8 win, which was contested over the Dole/Station de Rousses route. Calmejean suffered some cramping in the later stages of the route, but managed to hang on for a very impressive win.
Use our direct link to the Tour de France website (it’s in English) to get details on today’s Stage 8 race and a preview of tomorrow’s stage 9. And don’t forget to check out the site for complete information on tv and streaming coverage–today’s television coverage was sensational.
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