Jumbo-Visma boss: 'The Tour de France isn't over until Tadej Pogačar is on the bus home'

Jonas Vingegaard and his team remain wary of the threat posed by Pogačar, despite their significant lead

Tadej Pogačar shadowed by Jonas Vinegaard on stage 15 of the Tour de France
(Image credit: Jean Catuffe/Getty Images)

The great man theory is a view of the past which suggests that history was shaped by the respective geniuses of the age - Da Vinci, Shakespeare or Napoleon, for example - rather than from below.  

It is an archaic way of thinking, destined for the dustier, more conservative tomes in the library, but its appeal continues to last, just think of all the column inches spent on Churchill. 

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