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Steve Cummings makes it four stage wins out of seven for Team Dimension Data with an audacious – and classic Cummings – break from the breakaway to take stage 7 of this year’s Tour de France. With the main GC contenders content to let the stage unfold any which way, the winner was always going to come from the 29-man break. That Cummings took the race by the scruff with the climb of the Col d’Aspin and 26km to go just shows how much grit and heart this rider has. Daryl Impey (Orica-BikeExchange) and Daniel Navarro (Cofidis) rounded out the top 3 on the stage.
Famously reported as saying that riding for Sky was like a business while BMC was like a family, I recently took an opportunity to put Steve Cummings on the spot and ask him for the one word to describe his current team, Dimension Data.