Gallery: Tour de France stage 12 – Froome falters, Aru into yellow

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Team Sky rode indomitably on the front all day but when a fight broke out in the closing kilometre Chris Froome was left wanting, and out of yellow

Photographs: Leon van Bon

As Bardet rides to the win, Froome is nowhere to be seen


Ah, there he is


Not a warm day on the mountain


A bit of light reading for the descent


No’way one of your riders is going to win today, lad


Steve Cummings, looking to break the break


But does he look happy to settle for the combativity award?


They did their bit


The AG2R kit just wasn’t brown enough for Cyril Gautier


Fabio Aru: tickled pink by his first maillot jaune


The gruppetto rolls in



Rouleur Musette — Tour Yellow