Rafal Majka avenged his defeat by Vincenzo Nibali yesterday by taking a fine win on the summit finish of Risoul. He finished off a fine attacking day in the breakaway by soloing away and holding off a late attack by the Shark of Messina. Nibali remained in yellow, taking more time on his nearest rivals. Continue reading
It’s one of those stages that makes the most of a few iconic climbs. Today it’s the Col du Lautaret followed by the Col d’Izoard, with a summit finish at Risoul, a Dauphiné favourite.