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While leading he stopped at the summit of a col to eat ice cream (TDF 1954)
He became famous when he was in a breakaway and he stopped to rest and drink some water, but specators gave him wine so he was not able to cycle properly.
This cyclist was excluded from the '97 Tour after throwing a bottle to an opponent
While in the Yellow Jersey this dutch cyclist fell into a ravine at the descent of Col d'Aubisque, but survived almost unhurt.
This former winner got frustrated and threw his bike away at the final time-trial in 1997.
This Frenchmen lost the Tour by only 8 seconds to Greg Lemond in the ultimate time-trial
In this year the top 4 was disqualified for cheating by skipping parts of the stages by taking train or car.
After finishing the last stage of the 2000 Tour de France he was disqualified after having a fist-fight with Bobby Julich
He was the youngest winner ever (19 years old)
Highest mountain climbed in the Tour (2802 metres)
When his bike broke this winner went into a local bikeshop to continue the stage with a ladies bike.
This unlucky guy had to walk 10 kilometres with a broken bike and repair the bike all by himself at a local blacksmith
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This year had the longest stage ever (482 km)
He holds the record of most finishes in second place (6x)
Only one to win Overal classification, green jersey and king of the mountains in the same Tour.
Winner with the highest average speed in a Time-trial (55,4 km/h)
He won the 1956 Tour by surprise after gaining 18 minutes in a breakaway.
This road which is flooded by he sea during high tide was used in a stage of the 1999 Tour and caused a massive fall.
He was the first Chinese to ride in the Tour (2014)
He won a stage after a solo of 253 kilometres.
Drama in 2007: While he was leading the classification he was excluded and fired by his team after lying about his reasons to miss some out of competition drugtests.
This cyclist, known for his breakaways, surprisingly won the 1995 prologue when after his run it started to rain heavily
This team had to withdraw from the 1991 TDF by food poisoning, but in fact they got sick after using doping injected with a dirty needle.
At the 1987 Tour, starting in West-Berlin this east-european cyclist was in the yellow jersey after the first stage..

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