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Tour de France 2019 – Stage 14: Profile, prediction, crash report, time and TV stream

Julian Alapahilippe extended his overall lead at the Tour de France on Friday winning the 27.2km individual time-trial at Pau on stage 13 to keep the yellow jersey and send his home fans wild.

Defending champion Geraint Thomas was second while his Ineos co-captain Egan Bernal dropped down the overall standings and lost his best young rider’s white jersey finishing way off the pace.

Thomas dropped 14 seconds on the French overall leader to slip to 1min 26sec adrift in the general classification after the baking hot race-against-the-clock around the Pyrenean town.

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Latest crash report

Wout van Aert had to abandon the tour after a horrible crash on the time trial course. He overshot a sharp corner, banging into the barriers and sustaining what his team called a “fleshwound”.

Tour de France 2019: Stage 14

Distance: 117,5km
Profile: A summit finish on the Col du Tourmalet. Need we say more?

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Prediction

A serious day of climbing beckons. With a mountain finish and after a day of relative ease for the climbers, we’ll risk it on Nairo Quintana for the stage win.

How to watch and start time

The action will be live on SuperSport 5 from 13:20 and should finish at around 17:00. If you don’t have a Dstv subscription, you can follow Le Tour’s YouTube channel for all the highlights.

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