Chris Froome reclaims the yellow jersey in Stage 14.
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The 2017 Tour de France is heading into the home stretch after Stage 15 of 21 on Sunday. Here’s everything you need to know so far.

Who has the yellow jersey?

Chris Froome reclaimed the yellow jersey from Fabio Aru with a furious push Saturday, and retained it Sunday. Aru held the jersey for all of one day, but the British Froome and his team proved too much for Aru, who visibly struggled Saturday and lost 24 seconds, conceding the jersey. Aru has seen several of his Astanag teammates fall throughout the race, which has been the difference between him and the steady Team Sky.

Entering Tuesday’s stage, Aru has a great deal of ground to make up, but Frenchman Romain Bardet has also been closing ground rather than losing it. It would be a difficult road for him to overtake Froome, but he has put together several quality stages in a row. He tried to make a push Sunday, but Team Sky immediately put him back in the peleton. Meanwhile, Daniel Martin — who lost a great deal of time in an early crash — has been creeping up in the standings, picking and choosing when to gain time in the pack. 

Who won Sunday’s stage?

Bauke Mollema took Stage 15 in a breakaway effort. He put together a long-term pursuit throughout the final few kilometers of the stage. With Alberto Contador struggling throughout the Tour, it’s a huge win for Trek-Segafredo, and it should boost the morale of the team moving forward.

What about controversy? 

Doping? Try elbowing. The most stunning development so far has been the disqualification of Peter Sagan, a top rider, for running Peter Cavendish off the road with a hockey-style elbow in Stage 4. Here’s video of the offending elbow. On Sunday, meanwhile, second-place rider Fabio Aru raised eyebrows when he made a push toward the yellow jersey when Froome suffered a technical issue on his bike. Many other riders called it poor form on Aru’s part.

Who else is in the mix for the yellow jersey? 

Here are the most recent Yellow Jersey standings after Stage 15

1.Chris Froome, Team Sky – 64h40’21”

2. Fabio Aru, Astana Pro Team – +0:18

3. Romain Bardet, AG2R La Mondiale – +0:23

4. Rigoberto Uran, Cannondale-Drapac – +0:29

5. Daniel Martin, Quick-Step Floors – +1:12

6. Mikel Landa, Team Sky – +1:17

7. Simon Yates, Orica-Scott – +2:02

8.Louis Meintjes, UAE Team Emirates – +5:09

9. Alberto Contador, Trek-Segafredo – +5:37 

10. Damiano Caruso, BMC Racing Team – +6:05

How to watch remaining stages*

Times provided by NBC Sports

All events can be live-streamed on NBC Sports App

Stage 16: 165 km

Date: Tuesday, July 18

Live start time: 7:25 a.m. EST

Tape start time: 8 a.m. EST

Profile: Le Puy-en-Velay to Romans-sur-Isère

Channel: NBC Sports

Stage 17: 183 km

Date: Wednesday, July 19

Live start time: 6:05 a.m. EST

Tape start time: 6 a.m. EST

Profile: La Mure to Serre-Chevalier

Channel: NBC Sports

Stage 18: 179.5 km

Date: Thursday, July 20

Live start time: 6:40 a.m. EST

Tape start time: 7:30 a.m. EST

Profile: Briançon to Izoard 

Channel: NBC Sports

Stage 19: 222.5 km

Date: Friday, July 21

Live start time: 6:10 a.m. EST

Tape start time: 8 a.m. EST

Profile: Embrun to Salon-de-Provence

Channel: NBC Sports

Stage 20: 22.5 km

Date: Saturday, July 22

Live start time: 7:40 a.m. EST

Tape start time: 8 a.m. EST

Profile: Marseille

Channel: NBC Sports

Stage 21: 103 km

Date: Sunday, July 23

Live start time: 10:35 a.m. EST

Tape start time: 10:30 a.m. EST

Profile: Montgeron to Paris Champs-Élysées

Channel: NBC Sports

*All start times are approximate

**Live start times can be viewed on NBC Sports Gold


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