Chris Froome, his knee bandaged after his crash,
puts on the overall leader's yellow jersey on the
podium after the nineteenth stage of the Tour de
France cycling race over 146 kilometers (90.7 miles)
with start in Albertville and finish in Saint-Gervais
Mont Blanc, France, Friday, July 22, 2016.
France — Overall leader Chris Froome is wearing bandages
on his right knee and elbow as the penultimate stage of
the Tour de France gets underway Saturday.
crashed on a slippery descent a day earlier but still has
a comfortable lead of 4 minutes, 11 seconds over Frenchman
says "Hopefully I can get through today without any
is a 146.5-kilometer (91-mile) leg from Megeve to Morzine
with four climbs, including the beyond-category Col de
Joux Plane, which is followed by a long descent to Morzine.
of silence was held at the start of the stage to mourn the
nine victims of Friday's shooting in Munich.
concludes Sunday in Paris with a mostly ceremonial stage
and a finish line on the Champs-Elysees.