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Vincenzo Nibali keeps Tour lead

Updated: July 22, 2014, 12:08 PM ET
Associated Press

BAGNERES-DE-LUCHON, France -- Michael Rogers of Australia led a breakaway to a downhill finish in winning the longest stage as the Tour de France entered the Pyrenees on Tuesday.

Vincenzo Nibali, about 8½ minutes back, reined in his top challengers and retained the yellow jersey after Stage 16.

But the contest for the podium spots below him was shaken up: Thibault Pinot of France rose to third in the standings, bumping aside compatriot Romain Bardet, while Tejay van ...

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