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After 2017 - Stage 21:
 14824 starters.
  5132 different riders.
  639 teams.
  2232 stages.
  456 restdays.
  439589.60 km.
  5653 abandonnees.

Top 3
Christopher Froome86:20:55
Rigoberto Urán86:21:49
Romain Bardet86:23:15
Warren Barguil169 pt.
Primoz Roglic80 pt.
Thomas De Gendt64 pt.
Michael Matthews359 pt.
André Greipel234 pt.
Edvald Boasson Hagen220 pt.
Simon Yates86:27:09
Louis Meintjes86:29:15
Emanuel Buchmann86:54:16
Facts from Tour de France 1961
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The 60 riders that withdrew in 1961.

  RiderStage Reason
11ITAEzio Pizzoglio2 Did not finish
46ESPMiguel Pacheco2 Did not finish
74SUIKurt Gimmi2 Did not finish
37ESPJaime Alomar2 Did not finish
64GERHans Jaroszewicz2 Did not finish
123FRAPierre Ruby2 Did not finish
94ENGSeamus Ryan2 Did not finish
40ESPJosé Gomez2 Did not finish
67GERHelmut Kuckelkorn2 Did not finish
19FRARené Privat2 Did not finish
102FRAHenry Duez2 Did not finish
44ESPCarmelo Morales2 Did not finish
69GERReinhold Pommer2 Did not finish
21FRAFrançois Mahé2 Did not finish
91NIRIan Moore3 Did not finish
96ENGTom Simpson3 Did not finish
93ENGPeter Ryalls3 Did not finish
92ENGGeorge O'Brien3 Did not finish
89ENGAlbert Hitchen4 Did not finish
85ENGStanley Brittain4 Did not finish
86ENGRon Coe5 Did not finish
103FRAPhilippe Gaudrillet6 Did not finish
66GERDieter Kemper6 Did not finish
52NEDAlbertus Geldermans6 Did not finish
79LUXRaymond Bley6 Did not finish
62GERManfred Donike6 Did not finish
61GERJosef Borghard6 Did not finish
72GERLudwig Troche6 Did not finish
110FRAClaude Sauvage6 Did not finish
68POLHorst Oldenburg6 Did not finish
36BELJoseph Vloeberghs7 Did not finish
34BELRené Vanderveken7 Did not finish
76SUIJean Luisier7 Did not finish
32BELLouis Proost7 Did not finish
38ESPAntonio Bertran7 Did not finish
7ITAVito Favero8 Did not finish
133FRAFélix Le Buhotel8 Did not finish
57NEDWim van Est9 Did not finish
55NEDCoen Niesten9 Did not finish
87ENGVic Denson9 Did not finish
50NEDJo de Haan9 Did not finish
59NEDWout Wagtmans9 Did not finish
121FRAAnatole Novak10 Did not finish
28BELEmile Daems10 Did not finish
83LUXJean-Pierre Sintges10 Did not finish
71GERSigi Renz10 Did not finish
51NEDDick Enthoven10 Exceeded time limit
54NEDJef Lahaye11 Did not finish
2ITAGraziano Battistini11 Did not finish
127FRAAndré Cloarec12 Did not finish
4ITACarlo Brugnami12 Did not finish
118FRACamille Le Menn12 Did not finish
101FRAAlbert Bouvet12 Did not finish
131FRAMarc Huiart12 Did not finish
84LUXRoger Thull12 Did not finish
122FRAMarcel Rohrbach14 Did not finish
3ITAGuido Boni14 Did not finish
108FRAAndré Le Dissez17 Did not finish
63GERFriedhelm Fischerkeller17 Did not finish
56NEDPiet van Est17 Did not finish
The withdrawn in 1961 are from:

 FromAmount Percent
France14 23,333 %
Germany9 15,000 %
Holland8 13,333 %
England8 13,333 %
Italy5 8,333 %
Spain5 8,333 %
Belgium4 6,667 %
Luxembourg3 5,000 %
Switzerland2 3,333 %
Northern Ireland1 1,667 %
Poland1 1,667 %

Todays birthdays.

1902  Bernard Wiber
1908  Auguste Van Tricht
1910  Orlando Teani
1913  Gustaaf Deloor
1935  Jean Milesi
1972  Robbie McEwen