Tour de France 2022: Jonas Vingegaard wins stage 18 on Hautacam to increase gap to Tadej Pogačar in second place

Danish rider wins a second stage to increase his grip on the overall lead ahead of Pogačar

Jonas Vingegaard
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Jonas Vingegaard (Jumbo-Visma) won stage 18 on Hautacam to take his first victory at the Tour de France while wearing the yellow jersey. 

Vingegaard soloed ahead from his teammate Wout Van Aert and rival Tadej Pogačar (UAE Team Emirates) to win the stage by over a minute ahead of second overall Pogačar.

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Tom Thewlis

Tom has been writing for Cycling Weekly since 2022 and his news stories, rider interviews and features appear both online and in the magazine. 

Since joining the team, he has reported from some of professional cycling's biggest races and events including the Tour de France and the World Championships in Glasgow. He has also covered races elsewhere across the world. 

As well as on the ground reporting, Tom writes race reports from the men's and women's WorldTour and helps with coverage of UK domestic cycling.