Tadej Pogacar controlled his rivals and extended his overall lead in the Tour de France as the final podium took shape in a gruelling mountain 17th stage won by the defending champion on Wednesday.
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Live updates from the 231km flat stage from Dreux to Amiens. Join John Brewin to follow the action
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In the tiny “Village That Shall Not Be Named”, Jim and I watch the leaders in the Tour De France cycle by.