Tour de France: Etixx-Quickstep suffer in the heat on stage 13

Zdenêk Štybar was the top finisher on stage 13 at the Tour de France for Etixx-Quickstep on what was a scorching day for the peloton. Greg Van Avermaet (BMC Racing) had gained an early lead in the sprint for the win with Štybar coming home in the second group to the uphill finish, 17 seconds down on the winner. His teammate Rigoberto Uran struggled even more in the heat, losing over two minutes on the day and seeing his overall deficit reach almost an hour.

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