Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka started the stage off on the front foot with Julien Vermote attacking early with 6 other riders, to form the break of the day. Edvald Boasson Hagen was also in the mix in finishing 1km climb. Enjoy the action from the day..
Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) won his 2nd stage of this year’s Tour de France, powering to victory in an uphill sprint against Sonny Colbrelli (Bahrain-Merida). Philipe Gilbert (Quickstep-Floors) rounded out the stage podium for 3rd. The 5th stage of the Tour de France could have been deemed the toughest yet, ranging 204km between Lorient and Quimper. The final half of the stage was particularly testing with 5 categorised climbs mixed in with narrow roads and numerous tight turns. Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka started the stage off on the front foot with Julien Vermote attacking early with 6 other riders, to form the break of the day..
Pieter Weening (Roompot) rode to victory on stage 5 of the Tour of Austria. Alexander Foliforov (Gazprom) was 2nd and Simone Sterbini (Bardiani-CSF) finished in 3rd. The 5th stage of the Tour of Austria was a short 93km affair but included 2 big climbs, with the final climb taking the riders above 2400m in altitude to finish at Grosglockner. To test the riders further, they also had to deal with some light rain throughout the stage and cooler temperatures. An early break went clear at the foot of the first climb but our African Team had hinged its bets on the final climb. In the.