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Cavendish covets Tour de France yellow jersey

Updated: June 28, 2013, 10:08 AM ET
Associated Press

PORTO VECCHIO, Corsica -- Soccer's World Cup. Football's Vince Lombardi Trophy. Hockey's Stanley Cup.

And, of course, the yellow jersey. No list of the most famous trophies in sports can be complete if it doesn't include that gaudy shirt from the Tour de France -- and British speedster Mark Cavendish aims to get his hands on the first one this year.

Over the next three weeks, 21 of them will be distributed at the 100th Tour. None will be more important than the last one -- worn by ...

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