Cycling: Rafal Majka wins Tour de France 17th stage

Young Pole Rafal Majka climbed to his second mountain stage victory of the Tour de France on Wednesday.

Having already triumphed in the Alps, the Tinkoff-Saxo rider added a Pyrenean stage to his ledger with victory on the 124.5km 17th stage from Saint-Gaudens to Saint-Lary.

Italian Giovanni Visconti was second with race leader Vincenzo Nibali taking third as he extended his overall advantage to Spaniard Alejandro Valverde to almost 5min 30sec.

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