Chris Froome wins on Mont Ventoux to extend Tour de France lead

Chris Froome and Alberto Contador, Tour de France 2013, stage 15

Chris Froome (Sky) became the first Briton to win the Tour de France's Mont Ventoux stage and added 1-40 minutes to his overall lead today.

Froome, after a 242.5km stage from Givors, leads the overall on Dutchman Bauke Mollema (Belkin) by 4-14 minutes. Spain's Alberto Contador (Saxo-Tinkoff) sits in third at 4-25 minutes.

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