July 22, 2012; Paris, FRANCE; A general view as the peloton makes its way past the Eiffel Tower during stage twenty of the 2012 Tour de France in Paris. Mandatory Credit: Bernard Papon/Presse Sports via USA TODAY Sports

Tour de France 2014: Overall standings entering Stage 7


Entering Friday’s Stage 7, we have a close race for the overall classification lead between yellow jersey holder Vincenzo Nibali and Asanta teammate Jakob Fuglsang.

During today’s leg, the two men will be competing for the overall lead while still attempting to keep their impressive team showing going strong.

The stage will span 234.5 km and it has a mix of flat terrain, climbs and downhill.

If you are unfamiliar with Stage 7 of the Tour de France, you can check out the course map below:

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Live coverage of the race will be available on the NBC Sports Live Extra app.

More information is available on the official Tour de France website.

Here is how the top 20 of the 2014 Tour de France looks entering today’s stage:

1 V. Nibali Astana 24:38:25
2 J. Fuglsang Astana +2
3 P. Sagan Cannondale +44
4 M. Kwiatkowski O.Ph.-Q-Step +50
5 F. Cancellara Trek +1:17
6 J. Van den Broeck Lotto +1:45
7 T. Gallopin Lotto +1:45
8 R. Porte Team Sky +1:54
9 A. Talansky Garmin +2:05
10 A. Valverde Movistar +2:11
11 T. van Garderen BMC Racing +2:11
12 R. Bardet AG2R +2:11
13 R. Costa Lampre +2:11
14 G. Thomas Team Sky +2:16
15 T. Dumoulin Giant +2:25
16 Y. Trofimov Katyusha +2:25
17 B. Mollema Belkin +2:27
18 A. Contador Tinkoff – Saxo +2:37
19 J. Bakelants O.Ph.-Q-Step +2:39
20 P. Velits BMC Racing +2:44

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