For FW de Klerk reconciliation was never about moral intention, but always about political strategy, writes Antjie Krog.
With record crowds, record television audiences and a gripping battle for the yellow jersey, the 2019 Tour de France was one of the most open and exciting for many years.
Tour de France overall standings after Sunday's 21st and final stage from Rambouillet to Paris.
King of the Mountain standings after the 21st and final stage from Rambouillet to Paris on Sunday.
Egan Bernal clinched victory in the Tour de France after parading into Paris safely in the overall leader's yellow jersey.
Geraint Thomas admitted that he never thought Egan Bernal would succeed him as Tour de France champion but backed him to keep winning.
Tour de France champion-in-waiting Egan Bernal has shared who helped him on his pat to success.
The 20th and penultimate stage of the Tour de France on Saturday has been curtailed due to weather and landslide fears, organisers said.
Julian Alaphilippe lost the lead of the Tour de France and immediately ruled out any chance of wearing the yellow jersey when the race ends.
Colombian Nairo Quintana, who won stage 18 of the Tour de France, will ride for French team Arkea-Samsic next year.
New Zealand's George Bennett managed to fall off his bike not once but twice as the Tour de France peloton battled through sweltering heat.
A look back over the 2019 Tour de France at those who reached beyond the norm and those who failed to deliver.
White jersey standings after the 21st and final stage from Rambouillet to Paris on Sunday.
Australia's Caleb Ewan has won the 21st and final stage of the 2019 Tour de France on the Champs-Élysées in Paris.
Geraint Thomas has "defied the odds" by occupying second place in the Tour de France behind Colombia team-mate Egan Bernal.
Egan Bernal will clinch victory in the Tour de France as long as he avoids any last minute disaster to Paris to become the first Colombian winner.
After climbing beyond his rivals in solo attacks on two consecutive Alpine stages, "super motivated" Egan Bernal needs only survive a third one.
Egan Bernal snatched the overall lead on the Tour de France after stage 19 was abandoned in a massive hail storm.
Trailing behind the peloton in tears, French cyclist Thibaut Pinot pulled out of the Tour de France with a thigh problem an hour into stage 19.
With just two acts of an Alpine trilogy remaining, Tour de France yellow jersey wearer Julian Alaphilippe knows he'll be a marked man on Stage 19's summit finish at Tignes.
Julian Alaphilippe dug deep to keep his overall lead on the Tour de France as Nairo Quintana won the Alpine stage from a long range breakaway.
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