Kragh Andersen wins stage 14, Roglic retains Tour lead | Extra sports activities Information

LYON: Denmark’s Soren Kragh Andersen of the Sunweb staff soloed to victory after a frantic run into Lyon on stage 14 of the Tour de France on Saturday.
Slovenian Primoz Roglic completed with an elite group of race contenders a couple of seconds behind the Dane to retain the lead within the total standings forward of a significant mountain check on Sunday.
“We pulled it off, it is the type of factor you dream of,” Andersen stated on the line.
The 158-strong peloton left a carnival environment in rugby-loving Clermont-Ferrand for a difficult run over 5 small hills on a sizzling day with Peter Sagan’s Bora staff main proceedings because the Slovak focused profitable a bunch dash in Lyon.
With a deadly inner-city end it was Andersen, nonetheless, who sprung a lightning assault within the ultimate kilometre to clinch a second win for his staff this week after Marc Hirschi’s solo win on Thursday.
Sagan got here in fifth because the bunch sprinted to the road, however Eire’s Sam Bennett stays forward of the seven-time Tour de France factors winner within the race for the inexperienced jersey.

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