Primož Roglič wins stage seven summit finish to solidify Paris-Nice lead

The Slovenian sprinted to victory after a GC battle up the Col de Turini

Primož Roglič
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Primož Roglič (Jumbo-Visma) sprinted to the stage seven victory at Paris-Nice after a battle for the classification up the Col de Turini summit finish.

Roglič, Simon Yates (BikeExchange-Jayco), Dani Martínez (Ineos Grenadiers) and Nairo Quintana (Arkéa-Samsic) traded blows as they climbed, unable to categorically dislodge each other, but Roglič's superior sprint ensured he could steal away in the closing metres to claim his first win of the season.

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