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Summary

  1. Dutchman Tom Dumoulin wins stage
  2. Chris Froome extends lead by finishing second
  3. Stage goes ahead with added security after attack in Nice
  4. Riders pay tribute to victims and their families
  5. Stage was a 37.5km individual time trial from Bourg-Saint-Andeol to La Caverne du Pont-d'Arc

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By Chris Osborne

All times stated are UK

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Remember those in Nice

podium
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We'll leave it there for today.

It's been an emotional few hours on stage 13.

Chris Froome looks unstoppable on his way to a third Tour de France title.

But we have been reminded today that, on occasions, sport can bring people together, when it feels, at times, society can be so fractured.

Join us for stage 14 tomorrow.

'Nice is a special place to me'

Froome
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Chris Froome may have extended his lead in the yellow jersey, but his thoughts have been very much with the victims and their families in Nice.

Froome lives in Monaco, which is close to Nice.

"This is definitely a time for people to stand together. It definitely puts things into perspective for us. I'm happy with how it went but everyone's thoughts are with the people in Nice. It's a special place for me, close to where I'm based, and I can't imagine what everyone is going through."

Tribute to Nice

In respect to those who have lost their lives in Nice, there are no podium presentations today.

Instead, Chris Froome, stage winner Tom Dumoulin, green jersey wearer Peter Sagan, king of the mountains leader Thomas de Gendt and young rider leader Adam Yates stand on stage for a minute's silence.

They all lay their bouquets of flowers on the podium - a symbolic gesture - and then walk off stage to a respectful round of applause.

An emotional scene.

Un protocole particulier dans la dignité & le recueillement / Dignity & unity during the protocol #NousSommesUnis

Un protocole particulier dans la dignité & le recueillement / Dignity & unity during the protocol #NousSommesUnis

'It puts racing into perspective'

Team Sky's Geraint Thomas reflects on the attack in Nice on ITV4: "It's so sad and terrible. Things like that shouldn't happen. It's the world we live in today and it puts bike racing into perspective. My thoughts go out to everyone."

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'There's a shadow on the day'

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Stage winner Tom Dumoulin: "On one side I'm a very happy man but on the other side it's a very sad day. I woke up to the terrible news from Nice and there was a question whether we should race. It was a just decision in the end to race. We cannot let terrorists decide our lives in society. It's terrible what happened and it shadows the day a lot."

Yellow jersey

Here's the top 10 in the race for the yellow jersey.

Adam Yates is down to third. Nairo Quintana is pretty much three minutes behind Chris Froome.

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If today was anything to go by, Bauke Mollema is now the biggest threat to Chris Froome's crown.

Only time will tell if he spent everything on the time trial today.

It turns out my maths was spot on - Mollema moves up to second, 1min 47secs behind Froome.

Froome increases lead

My very, very quick maths tells me Chris Froome has extended his lead in the yellow jersey to 1min 47secs over Bauke Mollema, who moves into second place.

Froome second, Dumoulin wins

Chris Froome is making it look easy. He finishes in second place, 1min 13secs behind stage winner Tom Dumoulin.

Adam Yates - second overall overnight - finishes seven seconds quicker than Nairo Quintana.

Quintana finishes

Now. Nairo Quintana, what have you got?

Here he comes to the finish... provisional 18th with a time of 53mins 23secs.

Chris Froome engages with the climb to the finish line and looks completely in control. I don't envy anyone who has to try and close the gap to the yellow jersey man after today.

#MaillotJaune Froome is the closest to Dumoulin with an average speed of 44.74km/h after 28km. #TDFdata #TDF2016

#MaillotJaune Froome is the closest to Dumoulin with an average speed of 44.74km/h after 28km. #TDFdata #TDF2016

Quintana upsets Thomas

Mobile video has emerged of Nairo Quintana grabbing on to a motorbike through the mess left by the crash with Porte, Froome and Mollema yesterday.

I'm sure the Colombian would argue he was trying to safely negotiate through the crowds - but some riders are not happy.

Just spoke to Geraint Thomas about Quintana holding onto a Mavic Moto y'day "it's not right. It should definitely be looked at" #bbccycling

Mollema fifth

Bauke Mollema looks like the only general contender to get a shift on so far today as he crosses the finish in fifth place - 1min 53secs behind leader Tom Dumoulin.

I feel it will still be about limiting how much time Chris Froome wins though.

Froome pulling away?

Chris Froome now comes through the third checkpoint. He's going quick.

It's nowhere near Tom Dumoulin, but nobody has been so far.

Froome is the second quickest at that point on the course, though - 48secs behind the stage leader.

But, importantly, it's almost two minutes quicker than Quintana's pace.

Yates making time on Quintana

And here's Adam Yates - overall second - going past the same point as Quintana. He's two places higher and 14secs quicker than the Colombian. Could he gain time?

Quintana not threatening

Nairo Quintana squeezes his nose as he crosses the 28km point. That's a rare waver from the Colombian's usual granite stare.

The Movistar man is down in 23rd - 2mins 30secs off the lead pace.

If you consider Chris Froome was 30secs off the pace at the previous checkpoint - Quintana could lose a chunk of time.

Mollema looking decent

Bauke Mollema is the first general classification contender to put in a notable time on the third and final time check - he's in provisional eighth - quickest of the GC guys to go through that point so far.

Steady Froome

Chris Froome is looking solid and is on course to extend his GC lead.

He crosses halfway in fifth place, 32 seconds off the pace - not a single GC contender is ahead of him at that point on the course.

On the finish line, Porte is 3'08" behind Dumoulin, with an average speed of 42.15km/h. #TDFdata #TDF2016

Nairo Quintana is dropping too - he comes through the halfway point in 24th place.

You would not expect Chris Froome to be that low down - Nairo needs to start moving.

Porte struggles

Here comes Richie Porte to the finish line. He's had a horrible last two thirds of a time trial and is down in 15th place.

That looks good for Chris Froome.

Richie Porte, 11th in the GC, is the only yellow jersey contender to go quicker than Froome at the first checkpoint.

He's 2mins 22secs adrift of the race lead - but he also faded as he got deeper into this time trial.

Froome comfortable

Chris Froome is through the first time check - and he's the quickest of the top five GC contenders.

The yellow jersey man is sixth quickest at 7km and 17secs off the lead pace.

Porte slows

Richie Porte was looking competitive at the first time check, but at the 28km mark he's 2mins 3secs off the pace down in 15th.

'Nearly took my helmet off'

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I enjoyed this tweet from Greg Henderson - it highlights the gap in speed between time trial specialists and the rest of the pack.

Above is a brilliant picture of the moment Rohan Dennis (right) went past the New Zealander.

I was doing 50kph and @RohanDennis came past me and nearly sucked my helmet off. So fast. I have no idea how they do it. #impressed.

First check on Quintana

Bauke Mollema comes through the first time check in 10th, Nairo Quintana is 17th, 50secs off the pace.

A great ride from @GeraintThomas86 sees him go fifth fastest, a shade under two minutes back on stage leader Dumoulin (TGA) #TDF2016

Thomas goes fifth

A really impressive time trial from Geraint Thomas who is up in fifth place as it stands.

He overtook Pierre Rolland on his way through.

As it stands

Here's the top three so far today. None of them are yellow jersey contenders:

Tom Dumoulin leads in a time of 50mins 15secs

Nelson Oliveira +1min 31secs

Jerome Coppel +1min 35secs

Chris Froome pedals through a few puffs of smoke - I assume they're from flares. Stupidity of the highest measure.

Tous les coureurs ont pris le départ / All riders have started #TDF2016

Tous les coureurs ont pris le départ / All riders have started #TDF2016

After going through the first checkpoint in second, Richie Porte has drifted as he hits the second time check - he's down in 12th.

Here goes Froome

Chris Froome launches off the ramp to plenty of whoops and cheers from the crowds lining the streets.

Now, we just wait...

Yates to fade away?

Rob Hayles

Former GB cyclist

I can assure you this Tour is not over yet. The final week is horrendous in terms of the amount of climbing. Bauke Mollema has moved himself into third – he seemed to be climbing better than Nairo Quintana yesterday and if he can have a good time trial you never know. I think the guy that could drop out today is young Adam Yates. He could very well fade away today – but he has been climbing very well.

Yates is off

Adam Yates, the Briton who for a short while was in the yellow jersey position yesterday, lines up his bike on the ramp. He looks a bit concerned with something on his bike. Not the best preparation.

But away he goes.

The yellow-shirted figure of Chris Froome looms behind him.

Quintana starts

Nairo Quintana looked out of sorts yesterday - he was blown away when Froome, Porte and Mollema zoomed up Mount Ventoux.

The Colombian is 54 seconds behind Froome and starts his time trial.

Mollema next

Bauke Mollema who, like Porte, was caught up in that collision with the motorbike yesterday, is fourth in the GC and is the latest man on the course.

No time trial glories to speak of for the Dutchman - maybe today will be the day he finds his time trial mojo.