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Stage 19

American Lance Armstrong, wearing the race leader’s yellow jersey, shakes hands with Dane Mickael Rasmussen , left, wearing the best climber’s red polka-dot jersey, while standing next to Norwegian Thor Hushovd, wearing the best sprinter’s green jersey, prior the 19th stage of the Tour de France. (EPA)
The pack
Photographers capture the pack taking off at the start of the 19th stage of the 92nd Tour de France. (AFP/Getty Images)