Tour de France Stage 11: Recordbreaking Sprints and…Headbutting?
Mark Cavendish took his 13th win today, making him the man who had won the most Tour de France stages of any current sprinter!
Not all the news was good, though, as Cavendish’s teammate Mark Renshaw was thrown out of the race for head-butting Julian Dean. You can read more about the now-infamous headbutt in this article from the Houston Examiner.
Stage 11 Results:
1. Andy Schleck (Lux) Team Saxo Bank 53:43:25 2. Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) Astana 0:00:41 3. Samuel Sánchez Gonzalez (Spa) Euskaltel – Euskadi 0:02:45 4. Denis Menchov (Rus) Rabobank 0:02:58
5. Jurgen Van Den Broeck (Bel) Omega Pharma-Lotto 0:03:31 6. Levi Leipheimer (USA) Team Radioshack 0:03:59 32. Lance Armstrong (USA) Team Radioshack 0:17:51