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Stage 15: Valreas to Villard-de-Lans

Robin Williams and Sheryl Crow
Robin Williams and Sheryl Crow, friend and girlfriend of American Lance Armstrong, head toward the U.S. Postal Service team bus prior to stage 15 of the Tour de France. (Doug Pensinger / Getty Images)
Cyclists pass a vineyard during the 15th stage of the Tour de France. The 112-mile stage took cyclists from Valreas to Villard-de-Lans in the Alps. (EPA)
Horse carriage
The peloton gets a display of horsepower as it races through the French countryside. (EPA)
Jan Ullrich
Tour rivals Jan Ullrich and Lance Armstrong make eye contact as Ullrich starts his breakaway. Ullrich would pull away for a gap of over a minute, only to be chased down by Armstrong’s group. (EPA)
Jan Ullrich
German Jan Ullrich of the T-Mobile team continues his breakaway from the pack with Lance Armstrong. (AFP)
Laurent Brochard
Frenchman Laurent Brochard of the AG2R team rides with Jan Ullrich as Ullrich continued his futile breakaway on the way to Villard-de-Lans. (AFP)
Lance Armstrong
American Lance Armstrong of the U.S. Postal team follows the pace of teammate Jose Azevedo on a climb in the Alps. (AFP)
Thomas Voeckler
France’s Thomas Voeckler, who had worn the yellow jersey since July 8, tries to cool himself during one of the climbs in the Alps. Voeckler could not stay with the lead riders, turning the yellow jersey over to Lance Armstrong, who won the stage. (AFP)
American Lance Armstrong celebrates as he wins the 15th stage and claims the overall leader’s yellow jersey of the Tour de France. Behind him are Ivan Basso of Italy and Jan Ullrich of Germany, whom he beat in a dramatic sprint. (Doug Pensinger / Getty Images)
Finish line
Lance Armstrong punches the air as he crosses the finish line ahead of Italian Ivan Basso. (AFP)
Ullrich hangs his head
German Jan Ullrich of the T-Mobile team hangs his head after crossing the finish line in third place of the 15th stage. Ullrich has finished second overall to Armstrong in four of Armstrong’s five Tour de France victories. (EPA)
Waving U.S. and Texas flags, fans cheer Lance Armstrong after his victory in the 15th stage. As the fan in lower center indicates, the Texan moved closer to claiming a record sixth Tour de France victory. (Doug Pensinger / Getty Images)
Lance Armstrong points to his fans after donning the overall leader’s yellow jersey in a ceremony following his stage win. With the victory, Armstrong moved closer to claiming a record sixth Tour de France victory. (EPA)