Tour de France: Richie Porte earns Cyclingnews Rider of the Day

Richie Porte has had his doubters across his career and while the BMC rider has proved himself as one of the world's best one-week racers, heading into the Tour de France as a co-leader for the first time in his career there was plenty of speculation the Australian wouldn't be up to the task. However, the 31-year-old has hardly put a foot wrong after 17 stages with a flat tyre in the stage 2 finale the only blemish of note thus far.

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