Here’s a question. Who is currently Omega Pharma-Quick Step’s highest-placed rider on GC? The answer: Michal Kwiatkowski, who is fifth overall and wearing the white jersey of the best young rider. You may not have heard of him before this Tour de France. You’re going to be hearing a lot more of him in the coming years.
Stage 8: Castres to Ax 3 Domaines, 195km, high mountains
The race enters the Pyrenees and it’s going to be a tough old day. The stage rolls along until the last 50km, which are as gruelling as it gets. Continue reading