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Bradley Wiggins stretches overall lead in Tour of California heat
Bradley Wiggins stretches overall lead in Tour of California heat

Colombia's Esteban Chaves won the hilly sixth stage of the Tour of California in 100-degree heat Friday, and Britain's Bradley Wiggins increased his lead by two seconds in the overall standings. With temperatures surpassing 100 degrees for the third straight day, Chaves — riding for Orica-GreenEdge — completed the 99.4-mile leg from Santa Clarita to Mountain High Ski Resort in 4 hours 9 minutes 13 seconds. Wiggins, the Sky rider who won the 2012 Tour de France, finished fifth in the most difficult stage of the eight-day race. He leads Australia's Rohan Dennis of Garmin-Sharp by 30 seconds. American Lawson Craddock of Giant-Shimano was third overall, 1:48...

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