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Froome to play it safe on Tour's 14th stage

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Saturday's 14th stage of the Tour de France, the last before the much anticipated ride to the legendary Mont Ventoux, sees the race return to Lyon for the first time in a decade. 

Britain's Christopher Froome waits in Tours for the start of the 13th stage of the Tour de France on Friday.

After a week that was tailor-made for the sprinters and time-triallists, the 191-kilometre ride from the small town of Saint-Pourcain-sur-Sioule -- welcoming the Tour for the first time -- features a whole host of climbs that should open up the stage to a 'puncheur'.

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