Tour de France 2020: Stage 14 – Soren Kragh Andersen steals the Sagan show

Stage 14 of Tour de France 2020 presented perhaps the last opportunity for the sprinters before Paris and a dramatic showdown between Bora-hansgrohe and Deceuninck-Quickstep in the battle of the green jersey. The stage featured five categorised climbs over 194 kilometres, including two Category 4 climbs in the final 10 kilometres.

Executed by phenomenal teamwork, stage honours went to a solo Soren Kragh Andersen. Kragh Andersen attacked with 3km to go, and soloed to a fantabulous win. Back in the peloton, Luka Mezgec (Mitchelton-Scott) and Simone Consonni (Cofidis) rounded out the podium. The general classification remained unchanged, with Primoz Roglic retaining yellow. Continue reading

Tour de France 2020 : Stage 11 – Ewan strikes two, Sagan strikes out.

Stage 11 of 2020 Tour de France delivered a doozy of a four-up sprint finish, victory number two for Lotto-Soudal’s speedster Caleb Ewan, relegation for Peter Sagan (BORA-hansgrohe), a firmer grasp on the maillot vert for Sam Bennett (Deceuninck -Quickstep) and Wout Van Aert (Jumbo-Visma) being, well… Wout Van Aert.

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