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Tour de France at a glance

Updated: July 4, 2013, 3:26 AM ET
Associated Press

MARSEILLE, France -- A brief look at Wednesday's 5th stage of the 100th Tour de France:

Stage: The fifth stage took riders on a 142-mile trek over a mostly flat course along the Mediterranean rim from Cagnes-sur-Mer to Marseille. A breakaway attempt by six riders was overtaken in the last few miles.

Winner: Mark Cavendish. The "Manx Missile" got back into his sprinting groove to lead a final burst to victory in the last several hundred yards of the stage.

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