Tour de France 2022: Tadej Pogačar triumphs on stage 17 mountain sprint but Jonas Vingegaard retains yellow jersey

Pogačar and Vingegaard sprinted to the line on the Pyrenees mountain stage, with the Slovenian taking first place

Tadej Pogačar Tour de France stage 17
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Tadej Pogačar (UAE Team Emirates) triumphed on stage 17 of the Tour de France, beating Jonas Vingegaard (Jumbo-Visma) in a sprint to the line of the summit finish.

However, Vingegaard retains the yellow jersey for stage 18, after sticking with the two-time defending champion throughout the entire stage. 

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Ryan is a staff writer for Cycling Weekly, having joined the team in September 2021. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before making his way to cycling. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer.