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  • Gallery: Tour de France stage 21 – Dylan electric in Paris as Froome wins overall

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    The Tour’s ceremonial final stage around the French capital saw a flying Dutchman take maiden stage victory while Chris Froome sealed his fourth title

    Photographs: Leon van Bon
    Froome in Paris, 2017

    Froome leads the bunch past the Arc de Triomphe

     

    Patrouille de France, 2017 Tour

    The Patrouille de France do their tricolore flyover

     

    Sylvain Chavanel leads break, 2017 Tour de France

    The break champing at the bit on the Champs, to no avail for Chavanel, Burghardt and company

     

    Gendarmes in Paris

    “Merde! I put 100 Euros on Bardet to win the overall!” Disgruntled gendarmes at work

     

    Tour peloton, Paris, 2017 Tour de France

    The bunch judders over the cobbles on the grand Place de la Concorde

     

    John Degenkolb

    Classics king John Degenkolb left France empty-handed

     

    One lap to go, Paris, 2017 Tour de France

    One more lap till a well-earned beer for the 167 finishers

     

    Dylan Groenewegen

    Shock for flying Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen after his maiden Tour stage victory

     

    Bardet and fans

    Fresh-faced Bardet draws the French fans

     

    Froome and Froome Junior

    Bless his dimples and little ears – and Chris Froome’s kid is adorable too

     

    Team Sky winners

    As his newly-daubed team vehicle confirms, Froome seals his fourth Tour victory. A damn sight more prestigious than that 2013 Eneco Tour stage