‘Racing for the win is definitely a good feeling' - Max Poole pushing for a podium finish at the Tour de Romandie

The 20-year-old finished fourth on stage four’s queen stage to Thyon 2000

Max Poole
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Max Poole continued his eye-catching debut season as a professional with another excellent climbing display at the Tour of Romandie.

The DSM rider finished alongside Damiano Caruso (Bahrain-Victorious), Matteo Jorgenson (Movistar) and Cian Uijtdebroeks (Bora-Hansgrohe) in a very select group of favourites that trailed stage winner Adam Yates by 21 seconds and runner-up Thibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ) by 14 seconds. 

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Stephen Puddicombe is a freelance journalist for Cycling Weekly, who regularly contributes to our World Tour racing coverage with race reports, news stories, interviews and features. Outside of cycling, he also enjoys writing about film and TV - but you won't find much of that content embedded into his CW articles.