The breakaway is established as 5 men lead the race.
We are all in the bunch and will give it one last go… https://t.co/1gAvSAquS1
That attack exploded the group.
Roglic takes the stage ahead of Bernal.
@richie_porte crosses in 5th.
A good effor… https://t.co/pUTPumLTtz
Richie keeps the pressure on but he's not dropping anyone. Bernal attacks!
@richie_porte has accelerated!
But they are not letting him go.
The GC fight is on, but also the fig… https://t.co/y9uDMAnIpj
Mollema is feeling the pinch.
Fight Bauke, like you can!!
@richie_porte is still in the group, eyeing… https://t.co/ET9ZLYbPAa
Here we go!
The final climb begins as @JulienBernard17 continues to fight out front.
Allez Julien! https://t.co/EljARxn7Db
Whilst the action in France continues to
#TourdelAin @JulienBernard17 is once again in his preferred situation, the breakaway, in hopes to secure the KOM je… https://t.co/tvulJZ2OQ7
A big finish coming up in #TourdelAin today! https://t.co/g61ISk4vms
RT @vincenzonibali: We raced the @Milano_Sanremo in the way we had to. We have no regrets or something to reproach ourselves for. I lacked…
RT @koendekort: Hard and very hot race. Had some cramps to celebrate the day at the end but some great teamwork. Having fun racing my bike…
Meanwhile, in the
Ciccone attacks and now @glbrambilla counters when he is caught.
What team work!
Make that 15kms to go.
The pace is full-on again with the Poggio coming up soon.
Just the Poggio remains as the excitement builds.
Daniel Oss has slipped off the front after the d… https://t.co/SSlJWbQ1WN
That has raised the alarm in the bunch and they are not letting Ciccone go easily. This is putting lots of pressure… https://t.co/8PyGrEWXY4
@SunJjak has attacked on the Cipressa and now @giuliocicco1 follows suit moments later! https://t.co/ix0mnzR4CM
Breakaway is caught and the first big test, the Cipressa, coming up!
Vincenzo Nibali and Koen de… https://t.co/FAUkgvooWK
We love to see our boys go on the attack! https://t.co/8Taj5oAxVd
Long way to go still but we are sticking together to make sure Vincenzo Niabli stays safe. https://t.co/EbETSCW8Te
"Anyway, it was a really intense day of climbing and Bauke is riding very well.” - @stevendejongh
DS @stevendejongh: “As Bauke launched his sprint the cleat on his shoe came loose and he couldn’t pedal… https://t.co/aBMtoavMTL
Another big effort from @JulienBernard17 out front for most of the day and he gets a nice reward for it… https://t.co/KTHx5nBHed
@BaukeMollema was about to launch an attack and had a mechanical!
What bad luck at the worst time!!!… https://t.co/jDJHvEgxKe
3.5kms to go. https://t.co/VDssMKmmOn
And Bennett has caught back so make that 6 upfront with 3 from Jumbo-Visma.
And the first big acceleration by Bernal and Kruijswijk is back in the pack. Now only 5 riders remain including… https://t.co/6C7lwqz8yb
And the 2 dropped riders have caught back the 6 leaders on the descent.
Back to 8 at the front with 15kms to go now.
@velo_bristol @BaukeMollema @JulienBernard17 Keep it handy.
The names at the front:
Bennett, Roglic, Bernal, Quintana, Kruisjwick, and Bauke Mollema.
Now only 6 riders remain at the front of affairs on the final categorized climb of the day as Jumbo-Vis… https://t.co/zlNdVSjPKO
The race is on!
Only a very small group remains of the bunch and @BaukeMollema is there as they sweep… https://t.co/rvoyMeH3XW
RT @tourdelain: @JulienBernard17 une nouvelle fois vainqueur du GPM
#TourdelAin @JulienBernard17 takes the points atop the first GPM ⛰ https://t.co/N308SC9bvH
#TourdelAin Our resident breakaway man @JulienBernard17 is at it again! The escapees are currently on the first GPM… https://t.co/ykc9IWKtrI
"He honored the leader's jersey with a good fight, but when he knew it was over, he just went easy to the end to sa… https://t.co/r335Y3QPaQ
DS @yaropopovych: “Mads had a difficult day because it was hot and up and down all day. I think he did not… https://t.co/3uYNrxBw7o
7th for @Jasperstuyven confirmed.
And @Mads__Pedersen was not in the front.
Carapaz is the new race leader.
Carapaz takes the win with a gutsy attack in the final 500 meters.
It looked like 7th place for… https://t.co/HV5h8rDOEk
Into the final KM.
Can @Mads__Pedersen defend the yellow? https://t.co/EcPraoBtwu
With the flat stage at