Tadej Pogačar wins UAE Tour with stage seven victory atop Jebel Hafeet

The Slovenian claimed the red jersey with his second stage win of the race.

Tadej Pogacar wins stage seven UAE Tour 2022.
(Image credit: Tim de Waele/Getty Images)

Tadej Pogačar (UAE Team Emirates) successfully defended his UAE Tour title with a resounding victory on stage seven’s summit finish.

The 23-year-old, who also won a mountaintop sprint on Jebel Jais on stage four, held off two attacks from Adam Yates (Ineos Grenadiers) to win the race’s red jersey for the second time.

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