Stage 5: Carhaix to Cape Frehel
Thrill of victory
Mark Cavendish celebrates the 16tth stage win of his career, finishing just ahead of Philippe Gilbert .
On his mark
Mark Cavendish (C) sprints to the finish line just ahead of Philippe Gilbert for his 16th-career stage victory.
Unfortunately, Janez Brajkovic's crash rendered him finished for the Tour. He was taken off the course in a ambulance.
Though head injuries were the most severe, Brajkovic suffered several body wounds during the bad crash.
Front row seat
A farmer has a great vantage point as the pack pass by near Plougonver.
Sign of a winner
Cadel Evans signs for a fan and draws a text balloon -- "Oi" -- on a photo of the thrilling Stage 4 win over Alberto Contador.
Thomas Voeckler digs down for every bit of energy toward the end of the stage.
With jersey ripped following a fall, Alberto Contador hopped on a new bike and got going again.
Under the lens
Fans wait for riders prior to the start of the stage.
With a look of determination, Philippe Gilbert rides in the pack early in the stage.
Jose Ivan Gutierrez leads as he starts to breakaway from the pack.
Your leaders are......
Left to right: Overall leader Thor Hushovd, best climber Cadel Evans and best sprinter Jose Joaquim Rojas wait for to the start of the stage.
And they're off
Overall leader Thor Hushovd (R) starts out in the pack with Cadel Evans (C).
Three Frenchmen Sebastien Turgot, Anthony Delaplace and Tristan Valentin and Spain's Jose Ivan Gutierrez ride in a breakaway.