if Thomas de Gendt He takes the fight, and then a lot of alarm bells go off in the peloton. With Alexis Gougeard (for the third day in a row) and Owain Doull, he made good companions, although the company on this course was ungrateful even to De Gendt.
The King of the Triple Mountains of Paris-Nice knew this too, and so he collected points for climbing along the way. To protect fellow Holmes in a polka-dot shirt, but perhaps also as a preparation for his own plan in the days ahead.
Jumbo-Visma shined once again in the rippling final. Given the pace of Dutch formation, runners like Jakobsen, Bennett and Groenewegen have gone overboard.
Philipsen, Coquard, and Pedersen could not get rid of it. The ascending access bar was a piece of cake for Wout van Aert, but like yesterday the gear was missing. Is there still a lot of trouble from falling with an associated knee injury?
on victory Mads Pedersen In any case there was little controversy with him. Impressive approach, his first WorldTour win since winning Gent-Wevelgem in 2020.
Christophe Laporte will start tomorrow’s trial as captain, but he may still have a crash in the last kilometer. Van Aert and Roglic lurks to take over the yellow team from their teammate.
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