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Tour de France stage 17: Chris Froome favourite for victory

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Team Sky rider Luke Rowe previews stage 17 of the Tour de France

The Tour de France resumes on Wednesday with 184.5km 17th stage from Berne to Finhaut-Emosson.

The day contains four categorised climbs, including an hors-categorie summit finish.

Here is everything you need to know…

The profile

Start time

11.15am BST.

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Estimated finish

4.21pm BST.

Weather forecast


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The favourites

- Chris Froome (Team Sky) - 5/2
- Nairo Quintana (Movistar) - 7/1
- Richie Porte (BMC Racing) - 15/2
- Bauke Mollema (Trek-Segafredo) - 11/1
- Rafal Majka (Tinkoff) - 11/1

All odds supplied by Sky Bet

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Current general classification

1 Chris Froome (GB) Team Sky, 72:40:38
2 Bauke Mollema (Ned) Trek-Segafredo, +1:47
3 Adam Yates (GB) Orica-BikeExchange, +2:45
4 Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar, +2:59
5 Alejandro Valverde (Esp) Movistar, +3:17
6 Romain Bardet (Fra) Ag2r-La Mondiale, +4:04
7 Richie Porte (Aus) BMC Racing, +4:27
8 Tejay van Garderen (USA) BMC Racing, +4:47
9 Dan Martin (Irl) Etixx - Quick-Step, +5:03
10 Fabio Aru (Ita) Astana, +5:16

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