All hope of Vincenzo Nibali defending his title vanished before the race’s mid-point but the Shark of Messina produced a champion’s ride to solo to victory on La Toussuire. Behind him, Nairo Quintana‘s attack exposed a chink – but probably no more than that – in Chris Froome‘s armour ahead of tomorrow’s final battle on Alpe d’Huez.
Daily Archives: July 24, 2015
Tour de France preview: Stage 19
The GC guys will be battling from the very start today as they tackle 61.5km of climbs – the most of this year’s Tour.