Tadej Pogačar: 'Taking eight seconds back was victory in battle for Tour de France yellow'

UAE-Team Emirates say that Pogačar has not yet reached his best form

Tadej Pogačar
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Tadej Pogačar moved ever close to the yellow jersey in the Tour de France on stage 13, celebrating chipping eight further seconds off Jonas Vingegaard’s lead.

The Slovenian attacked in the final kilometre on the Grand Colombier and crossed the line four seconds ahead of his Jumbo-Visma rival. In finishing third, he also collected four bonus seconds.

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