Debusschere outside time limit after helping Coquard – Tour de France news shorts

MERIBEL FRANCE SEPTEMBER 16 Arrival Bryan Coquard of France and Team BB Hotels Vital Concept Soigneur during the 107th Tour de France 2020 Stage 17 a 170km stage from Grenoble to Mribel Col de la Loze 2304m TDF2020 LeTour on September 16 2020 in Mribel France Photo by Stuart FranklinGetty Images
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The highest elevation of this year's Tour de France, 2,304m, provided a high dose of intrigue on stage 17 above Méribel at the ski station on the Col de la Loze. 

The low point for any rider is not being able to complete the three weeks and ride in Paris on the Champs-Ẻlysées. There have been 25 riders so far who will not finish the full Tour journey, including three riders on Wednesday due to different circumstances.

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