Sunflower field
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Stage 18

The peloton cycles past a sunflower field during the 18th stage of the race near Albi. (EPA)
Lance Armstrong and Colombian Santiago Botero, right, ride past cheering spectators during the start of the 18th stage of the Tour de France between Albi to Mende. (EPA)
Left to right: Belgian Axel Merckx, Spaniard Xabier Zandio, German Matthias Kessler and Spaniard Egoi Martinez escape from the peloton during the 18th stage of the cycling race. (EPA)
Overall leader and six-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong pedals ahead of the pack during the 18th stage of the Tour de France. Jan Ullrich of Germany is seen rear center. (AP)
Spaniard Marcos Serrano crosses the finish line to win the 18th stage of the Tour de France from Albi to Mende. (EPA)
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