The Team Emirates leader began his attack 30.5km from the finish, with 2km to go before the top of the Col de Romme ascent (8.8km) in the rain, after some excellent preparation work by his teammates.
Mark Cavendish won his third stage on the 2021 Tour de France on Tuesday to move within one of Eddy Merckx’s all-time record of 34 victories but said he is motivated more by inspiring people to overcome difficulties.
Pogacar is on course to retain his Tour De France title, barring a catastrophe, with a huge of lead of six minutes. He also completed the third stage victory in this edition of the Tour.
Tadej Pogacar was poised to win a second consecutive Tour de France title as Slovenian retained his overall lead following the final time trial, a 30.8-km solo effort from Libourne on Saturday.
Defending champion and runaway leader Tadej Pogacar said Monday he was straining at the leash to test himself to the limit on the six remaining stages on the Tour de France. In contrast to most of his rivals Monday the 22-year-old
Matej Mohoric posted a second Tour de France stage win after surging solo from a breakaway group with a darting attack on Friday. Mohoric, who rides for the Bahrain Victorious team, made his move with 26 kilometers (16 miles) left and produced a tremendous individual effort after spending
For the second time this season UAE Team Emirates once again dominated a Classic Monument, thus closing a dazzling 2021 which is marked by Liege-Bastogne-Liege in the spring.