Primož Roglič wins UAE Tour 2019 stage six summit finish to set up overall victory

Tom Dumoulin finished second on the final mountain stage of the UAE Tour after Primož Roglič pipped him to the line

Primož Roglič wins stage six of the 2019 UAE Tour (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Race leader Primož Roglič (Jumbo-Visma) set up overall victory at the UAE Tour 2019 with an emphatic victory on the final summit finish to Jebel Jais on stage six.

The Slovenian was able to kick just before the line to beat Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) to victory, in what was essentially a bunch sprint between the race's climbers.

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Richard Windsor

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Richard is digital editor of Cycling Weekly. Joining the team in 2013, Richard became editor of the website in 2014 and coordinates site content and strategy, leading the news team in coverage of the world's biggest races and working with the tech editor to deliver comprehensive buying guides, reviews, and the latest product news.

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