Tony Gallopin wins Stage 11 of Tour de France

Tour de France 2014, stage 11: Besancon to Oyonnax, 187.5km. France gets second stage victory. Talansky battles on

Tony Gallopin wins stage eleven of the 2014 Tour de France

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Former yellow jersey wearer Tony Gallopin (Lotto-Belisol) claimed a second stage win for the host nation at the Tour de France with victory in Oyonnax this afternoon.

The Lotto-Belisol rider, who spent Monday's stage in the race leader's jersey, crossed the line just ahead of a depleted bunch after successfully escaping in the closing kilometres.

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