Stage 15: Limoux to Montepellier
Mark Cavendish claims his fourth stage win of this Tour and 19th of his career. Daniel Oss of Italy, right, lets go of his emotions.
Nip and tuck
It was a fight to the finish between stage winner Mark Cavendish (L), Daniel Oss and Tyler Farrar.
Center of attention
Thomas Voeckler retains the yellow jersey yet again.
Cadel Evans (C) is flanked by BMC teammates.
View from the vines
The peloton as viewed from within the vineyards.
Hey, wait for me!
Sandy Casar is cheered on by an overzealous fan.
Can't keep up
Two fans run next to a group of riders led by France's Mickael Delage.
Don't adjust your laptop
The peloton is a blur as it nears the ancient walled city of Carcassonne.
The pack rides toward a church in Carcassonne.
Pinot or chardonnay?
Some riders must be tempted as the peloton makes its way past vineyards.
Alberto Contador grimaces something fierce as he rides in the peloton.
Looking down from above
Fans choose a cemetary from which to get a good view of passing riders.
Can you find Andy Schleck? OK, at 6-foot-1 he's one of the taller riders. Here, he does an interview prior to the stage.
Get ready, get set...
Mark Cavendish, Rigoberto Uran and Thomas Voeckler wait for the start of the stage in Limoux.
What are they saying about me?
Overall leader Thomas Voeckler is the ultimate picture of relaxation -- or is it confidence? -- reading the paper prior to the start of Stage 15.
It looks like Thomas Voeckler is not so relaxed in this photo, but he is merely adjusting his helmet straps.