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Evans still holds yellow jersey as Tour heads for Alps

Updated: July 19, 2008, 8:44 PM ET
Associated Press

DIGNES-LES-BAINS, France -- Oscar Freire closed in on the sprint title at the Tour de France by winning Saturday's 14th stage, while Australia's Cadel Evans kept the yellow jersey in the doping-battered race.

The Spaniard prevailed in a mass sprint at the end of a hot, 120.9-mile ride from Nimes to Digne-les-Bains, a stage that featured small climbs in the last day before three punishing Alpine stages.

The race has been marred this year by three riders that were kicked ...

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