New Tour de France dates could clash with 2020 World Championships

A local authority appears to have released the date of the final mountain stage

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The Tour de France could now run from late August into mid-September, meaning it could clash with the 2020 World Championships.

Speculation about the postponement of the Tour has been rife, as French president Emmanuel Macron announced that no sporting events would be held in the nation until at least mid-July.

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