Tour de France glance
TOURS, France -- A brief look at Thursday's 12th stage of the 100th Tour de France:
Stage: The 12th stage saw riders embarking on a long and flat 218-kilometer (135.5-mile) route from Fougeres to Tours in the Loire valley, a picturesque region dotted with imposing, ancient chateaux, and vineyards.
Winner: Marcel Kittel. The German won his third stage of the race, overtaking British sprinter Mark Cavendish on the line and beating him by half a wheel.
Yellow Jersey: Chris Froome. ...
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