Cavendish wins his second consecutive stage of Le Tour
Although the Britain won two stages in a row, he lies on the 107th place regarding the overall standing with 28 hours 46 minutes and 38 seconds time, 9 minutes and 8 seconds behind the first place which is taken at the moment by Swiss rider Fabian Cancellara. Concerning the Tour’s favorites Alberto Contador, David De La Fuente and Ukrainian Andriy Grivko finished yesterday’s sixth stage on 28th, 182nd, respective 83rd position, the main favorite of the Tour Contador finishing 1 minute and 40 seconds behind winner Cavendish. As for the Lance Armstrong, he finished the sixth stage on 18th position with 5 hours 37 minutes and 45 seconds, three seconds behind the winner.
The yellow jersey is still worn by Swiss rider Fabian Cancellara, while the green one by Norway’s Thor Hushovd. The Tour will continue today on a 165 km distance between Tournus and Sation des Rousses towns.11