Luxembourg’s Bob Jungels has won the nine phase of the 109th Tour de France. The 29-year-old won on Sunday after 192.9 kilometers from Aigle to Chatel Les Portes du Soleil solitarily in advance of Spaniard Jonathan Castroviejo. In 2014’s Slovenian victor Tadej Pogacar, who crossed the surface line a good 50 secs behind with competing Jonas Vingegaard from Denmark, stays in the yellow jersey
- Geschke in mountain jersey.
- Politt also stood for in the leading team
- Pogacar gains secs on Ineos duo
Geschke in mountain jersey.
Geschke is the first German expert biker to put on a mountain jersey given that 2016. Back then, Paul Voß wore it for someday. Overall, the 36-year-old is the 8th German to lead the hills category.
You do not always enter the scenario of having a jersey on the excursion. It’s the initial time for me. I died a couple of fatalities in the last hill category. Yet it was worth it, claimed Geschke, who has even more than I reached the coating four minutes behind as well as included: The scenic tour is still long. I’m appreciating starting the day after tomorrow in a mountain jersey if Corona does not obstruct my plans.
Birthed in Berlin, Simon Geschke conquered the mountain jersey. The specialist from Group Cofidis, who had lost his captain Guillaume Martin prior to the stage as a result of a positive corona examination, had actually been in the leading group for a long period of time and also conserved himself a few meters before the yellow jacket group in the last mountain classification the line as well as safeguarded the polka dot jacket.
Politt also stood for in the leading team
For a very long time, a group of 20 riders, which included Geschke and also the German champ Nils Politt, dominated the race. Gradually, this diminished, prior to Jungels struck emphatically on the last climb of the day as well as swiftly developed a lead. Ultimately, Thibaut Pinot decided to provide go after as well late, he was also surpassed by Jonathan Castroviejo as well as Carlos Verona right before the finish line.
Pogacar gains secs on Ineos duo
Behind him, overall leader Tadej Pogacar and also second Jonas Vingegaard also dashed for the other locations. Both made up a further three seconds on their pursuers Thomas Geraint and Adam Yates.
After the rest day on Monday, the tenth stage from Morzine Les Portes du Soleil to Megève advances Tuesday over 148.1 kilometers.
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Geschke is the first German professional bicyclist to put on a mountain jersey given that 2016. You don’t constantly obtain into the situation of having a jersey on the trip. I’m delighting in beginning the day after tomorrow in a mountain jersey if Corona does not combat my strategies.
Last year’s Slovenian victor Tadej Pogacar, who went across the surface line a great 50 seconds behind with competing Jonas Vingegaard from Denmark, stays in the yellow jersey