Tour de France 2017: stage 12 takes race into the Pyrenees – live!
Rolling report: It’s a brute of a day, over the Port de Balès and on to a mountain finish at the Peyresourde. Join Barry Glendenning
10.10am BST10:10FacebookTwitterGoogle plusShareShare this postFacebookTwitterGoogle plusclose9.57am BST09:57Stage 12: Pau to Peyragudes (214.5km)After yesterday’s flat stage, the peloton tackle the bumpy stuff again, in a stage that finishes in a brutal summit finish at the Peyragudes ski station on one of the Tour’s oldest climbs, the Col de Peyresourde. Here’s William Fotheringham’s take on the stage from our Tour de France preview.The last 80km looks dire, with the first-cat Col de Menté, ...
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