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Greipel wins 6th stage, SAfrica's Impey leads Tour

Updated: July 4, 2013, 5:22 PM ET
Associated Press

MONTPELLIER, France -- Stage 6 of the 100th Tour de France was a textbook demonstration of teamwork.

Like playing pass the parcel, an Australian deliberately handed over the race lead to help a South African teammate and friend become the first rider from that country to wear the famed yellow jersey.

And Andre Greipel, who won the stage with a fierce finishing sprint, owed a debt of gratitude to teammates who plied him with drinks all afternoon, ferrying bottles back and forth from ...

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