Tadej Pogačar Claims Stage 17, Vingegaard Follows Second

On the last 100 meters, Tadej flew like a falcon, sprinting at a speed so high that no one was able to catch up to him
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Tadej Pogačar (UAE Team Emirates) has once again proved why he is said to be the best athlete on the Tour’s ground. On Wednesday, July 20th, He claimed his third stage win of the event.

 

It was being speculated if Tadej will be able to perform today, as he just lost his wingman Rafal Majka to a strained thigh. Nevertheless, Pogacar left no room for doubts about his performance with, winning stage 17.

On the last 100 meters, Tadej flew like a falcon, sprinting at a speed so high that no one was able to catch up to him except for Jonas Vingegaard (Jumbo-Visma), who was right behind him. Vingegaard has vowed to hang on to Pogačar throughout the Tour. Brandon McNulty (UAE Team Emirates) stood third.

 

Results 

POSRIDERTEAMTIME
1Tadej Pogacar UAE Team Emirates03:25:51
2Jonas Vingegaard Jumbo-Visma+ 00
3Brandon McNulty UAE Team Emirates+ 32
4Geraint ThomasINEOS Grenadiers+ 02:07
5Alexey LutsenkoAstana Qazaqstan Team+ 02:34
6Romain BardetTeam DSM+ 02:38
7David Gaudu Groupama-FDJ+ 03:27
8Aleksandr Vlasov BORA-hansgrohe+ 03:32
9Louis MeintjesIntermarché-Wanty-Gobert+ 03:32
10Nairo QuintanaTeam Arkéa-Samsic+ 03:32

Also Read: Tadej Pogacar Left Alone As Rafal Majka Abandons The Tour

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