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Germany's Marcel Kittel wins 10th stage of Tour de France
Germany's Marcel Kittel wins 10th stage of Tour de France

As the Tour de France enters its 11th stage Wednesday, five things to know: 1. BRITTANY BEAUTY: If any region can be considered the heart of French cycling, it's Brittany. On Tuesday, Brittany's black-and-white flags — with a striped motif that's somewhat reminiscent of the U.S. flag — flew in large numbers on roadsides as riders cut a 122.4-mile, south-to-north swath through Brittany for Stage 10, won by Germany's Marcel Kittel at the walled city of Saint-Malo. 2. BUS CRUSH: The crush of autograph-seeking fans, harried team staffers in cars, journalists and weary, adrenaline-charged riders can make for chaos after a Tour stage. One such episode broke...

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