Fabio Aru fends off Chris Froome's attacks to retain Tour de France lead as Warren Barguil wins stage

A perfect Bastille Day result for the French as Warren Barguil wins in Foix, and with an entertaining battle between Froome and Aru on a short, punchy stage

Fabio Aru at the 2017 Tour de France (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Warren Barguil (Team Sunweb) gave the home nation plenty to cheer about on Bastille Day with the victory on a scintillating Tour de France stage in the Pyrenees in which Fabio Aru (Astana) defended the overall lead.

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