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Yellow jersey fight ignites as Kadri takes French win

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GéRARDMER (FRANCE) - Alberto Contador ignited the yellow jersey battle on Saturday as Blel Kadri became the first home stage winner at this year's Tour de France. 

Spain's Alberto Contador (L) and Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey arrive to cross the finish line at the end of the eighth stage of the Tour de France on July 12, 2014 between Tomblaine and Gerardmer La Mauselaine

Kadri rode to a solo victory after attacking his fellow escape companions in the final 25km of the 161km eighth stage from Tomblaine and came in more than two minutes ahead of Contador.

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