The 2014 Tour de France rolls on Wednesday morning with Stage 17, after a day off from competition.
Vincenzo Nibali of Italy has been able to retain the yellow jacket since early in the race, and he will be looking to hold off Spain’s Alejandro Valverde, who sits just over 4:30 minutes behind the lead, entering today’s stage.
Tejay van Garderen of the United States currently sits in xith-place nearly ten minutes behind the lead.
Today’s action will begin in Saint-Gaudens and it will come to end in Saint-Lary Pla d’Adet.
It will be a full morning of action on the 124.5 km mountain stage, so be sure to tune in to NBC Sports Live Extra for live coverage of the leg.
How can you tune in to Stage 17 of the 2014 Tour de France? Here is all of the information you will need to tune in to the action:
Date: Wednesday, July 23
Stage Length: 124.5 km
Live Stream: NBC Sports Live Extra
More information is available on the official Tour de France website.
Here is how the top 20 of the 2014 Tour de France general classification looks entering today’s stage:
|6||T. van Garderen||BMC Racing||+9:25|
|8||L. ten Dam||Belkin||+11:12|
|13||J. Van den Broeck||Lotto||+14:02|
|16||G. Thomas||Team Sky||+23:54|
|17||R. Porte||Team Sky||+24:08|
Be sure to stay tuned to FanSided.com throughout the entire 2014 Tour de France as we keep you up with the latest news and results as we track the wearer of the yellow jacket.
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