Adam Yates unable to pinpoint reason for faltering GC campaign at Tour de France

Yates says he'll go all in to try and win stages in the remaining Alpine stages

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Adam Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) remains uncertain what went wrong in this 2019 Tour de France. His overall hopes have disappeared for a second year and thoughts now turn to a stage win in one of the Alpine days to come.

The vibes were positive, however, around the Mitchelton-Scott hotel in Nîmes, where the race stopped for its second of two rest days on Monday. Twin brother Simon Yates just celebrated his second stage win two days ago and the third of the team in the 2019 race.

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.