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Landis wins Tour de France, Hushovd claims last stage

Written by: Staff

PARIS, July 23 (Reuters) American Floyd Landis sealed his first Tour de France triumph after today's 20th and last stage won by Norway's Thor Hushovd on the Champs-Elysees.

Landis succeeds compatriot Lance Armstrong who ended his racing career last year after setting a record of seven consecutive wins in the most famous cycling race.

Yellow jersey holder Landis ended today's stage safely in the peloton.

Reuters MQA RN2214

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