Steve Cummings takes stunning solo victory on Tour de France stage seven

The Dimension Data rider attacked with 27km to go to and lead over the Col d'Aspin to take his second Tour de France victory

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Steve Cummings (Dimension Data) attacked with around 27km to go on stage seven to take a stunning solo victory on stage seven of the Tour de France.

The Briton's win caps of a sensational first week for his team Dimenson Data, who have now taken four wins from the seven stages after Mark Cavendish's three sprint victories.

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Richard Windsor

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Richard is digital editor of Cycling Weekly. Joining the team in 2013, Richard became editor of the website in 2014 and coordinates site content and strategy, leading the news team in coverage of the world's biggest races and working with the tech editor to deliver comprehensive buying guides, reviews, and the latest product news.

An occasional racer, Richard spends most of his time preparing for long-distance touring rides these days, or getting out to the Surrey Hills on the weekend on his Specialized Tarmac SL6 (with an obligatory pub stop of course).