ESPN

2011 Tour de France

Grid
8 of 23
Previous
Next

Tour de France

Photograph By AP Photo

Astana's Alexander Vinokourov was one of about 30 riders caught in a pileup midway through Stage 9 and had to be helped out of the woods by teammates. He broke his right leg and later announced his retirement from the sport. ( Christophe Ena/AP Photo)