'What makes me the rider I am?': Critérium du Dauphiné winner Jakob Fuglsang on what's behind his success

Danish rider sits down with CW to talk about whether nature or nurture is behind his success

Jakob Fuglsang wins stage eight of the Critérium du Dauphiné

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Perhaps it’s because he’s not quite a star of the sport that Jakob Fuglsang’s win was not the biggest talking point to emerge from the Critérium du Dauphiné at the weekend.

But for the 32 year old Dane himself, it is a performance that will perhaps help him address an issue that has nagged at him throughout his career: whether he has it in him to step up to that status.

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