Primož Roglič on thrilling Tour of the Basque Country victory: 'Today was just beautiful. I had fun the whole stage'

It is the 13th general classification victory for the Slovenian

(Image credit: David Ramos)

Primož Roglič said that he raced on feel and a thirst to entertain in attacking to win the Tour of the Basque Country.

Two days after ceding leadership in the race to UAE-Team Emirates' Brandon McNulty, Roglič of Jumbo-Visma snatched back the yellow jersey on a thrilling final day of racing in which he finished second to winner David Gaudu (Groupama-FDJ)

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Chris Marshall-Bell

A freelance sports journalist and podcaster, you'll mostly find Chris's byline attached to news scoops, profile interviews and feature writing across a variety of different publications. He has been writing regularly for Cycling Weekly since 2013.

Previously a ski, hiking and cycling guide in a number of places, but mostly in the Canadian Rockies and Spanish Pyrenees, he almost certainly holds the record for the most number of interviews conducted from snowy mountains.

He lives in Valencia, Spain.