The Tour de France will be the th edition of one of cycling's Grand Tours, but the Tour de France is the most prestigious of the three (along with the Giro. See which Tour de France contenders have the best odds to take down Chris Froome this year. Fantasy Take: I'd pick Froome over Porte. Expert picks and predictions for the Tour de France, courtesy of TopBet online sportsbook.
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