"I didn't have the legs in the final but there's still a long way to go", said Briton Froome, a three-time Tour victor and reigning champion.
The Team Dimension Data rider had been part of a 12-man break which went away early on the stage, and the two-time Tour stage victor attacked solo on the climb of the Port de Bales.
Chris Froome faded badly on the final climb to surrender his grip on the yellow jersey as Romain Bardet won a thrilling stage 12 of the Tour de France in the Pyrenees. "I didn't have the legs", he said.
I had a bad moment here at the end. If I'm doing a bike race, I always try to make it as easy as possible and save my legs as much as I can. The 36-year-old Briton, a two-time Tour stage victor, led by two minutes as he began the Col de Peyresourde but blew midway up and was reeled in by Team Sky.
Astana rider Fabio Aru chases Team Sky's Chris Froome in Stage 12. "Ramps of over 20 per cent, that's a really hard finish and I can only say congratulations to Romain Bardet for winning the stage and to Fabio Aru for taking the yellow jersey".
"There is still a long way to go", added Froome, who congratulated Bardet on his victory.
"I knew it could suit me", he said. Yates leads the young riders' classification by two minutes and 38 seconds from the South African.
Froome's teammates rode at the front with Aru's squad just behind, but showed no interest in reducing the gap with the breakaways. It is the first time an Italian is in yellow since Vincenzo Nibali won the Tour in 2014.
Aru's team-mate Jakob Fuglsang, who sits fifth overall in the general classification, suffered fractures in his hand and elbow in a crash which ended the race of key domestique Dario Cataldo.
Cummings had a two-minute lead at the top of Port de Bales and went all out in the descent as the fog broke and the weather picked up. Cummings was then caught with 8km left, lining up a dramatic finale.
Crews also were using an air attack against another blaze about 50 miles north that exploded in size to 37.5 square miles. One of the fires grew to 12 square miles, traversing a mountain range and heading south toward coastal Goleta.
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Police released Wilson after he posted a $20,000 bond, although the circumstances of his arrest are still unclear. More wise: The Cowboys , like the Frisco Police, will continue to gather information on Wilson's eventful night.
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The poll also assessed how Americans view the effect of the media, churches, banks and labor unions on the country. Results among the full sample have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 2.3 percentage points.
Thomas, who had already crashed three times during this Tour, was second overall, 12 seconds behind Sky team mate Chris Froome . Two-time victor Alberto Contador (Trek-Segafredo) cracked on the last climb and dropped out of contention.
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However, the front office is said to prioritize shooting , which is an area the former Pistons guard could desperately improve. Caldwell-Pope's -1.4 nERD would position him 5th among Lakers players now locked in for the 2017-18 season.
A variant of the vaccine is now given to babies in the United Kingdom as part of the routine NHS vaccination schedule. "Nothing. For the first time, a vaccine has tested positive to act as protection against gonorrhoea , a sexually transmitted infection.
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Wimbledon 2017: Johanna Konta loses semi to Venus Williams
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F1 bosses aim dig at Lewis Hamilton over London snub
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Moeen, Broad press England advantage
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Worldpay & Vantiv Reach Agreement In Principle On Merger Terms
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Total Investing $1 Billion in Gas Field in Iran
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Indian woman attacked with acid for fifth time
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Murray will be fit to play, insists Lendl
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Gunman killed in NY hospital shooting
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House backs bills targeting illegal immigration
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