Gallery: Tour de France stage 11 – Kittel takes five

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A wing and a prayer: five stages for Kittel and three Hail Marys for any other sprinters hoping to land a win before Paris

Photographs: Leon van Bon
Notre Dame des cyclistes

Notre Dame des Cyclistes, La Bastide d’Armagnac

 

Notre Dame des cyclistes

Holy shrouds?

 

Nacer Bouhanni

Nacer Bouhanni, the two-wheeled pugulist

 

Shop window

Closed shop

 

Katusha

We call this ‘doing a Tommy’

 

Tour de France stage 11

Aussies on Tour

 

Fredrik Backaert

The irrepressible Fredrik Backaert in the break again

 

Dylan Groenewegen

Dylan Groenewegen gets closer each time, but it’s still Kittel

 

Marcel Kittel

Big hugs for a big guy and his fifth stage win

 

Marcel Kittel

Where’s Marcel?

 

Marcel Kittel

There he is…

 

Rouleur issue 14 cover
Rouleur issue 14 cover print by Camille McMillan