Luke Durbridge Tour de France column: A little taste of Belgium

Yes, I did struggle a little to tell the Yateses apart on the first stage

Luke Durbridge on stage seven of the Tour de France 2019 (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

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The Tour de France is not like any other race. We come in Wednesday night and you just write off the next two days. It’s all team presentations, briefs about what we’re going to do and press conferences.

I 100 per cent want to just start the bike racing. You do so little riding you just want to get going.

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