Thibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ) climbed to the stage 14 victory at the Tour de France. Julian Alaphilippe (Deceuninck-Quickstep) extended his overall race lead by finishing 2nd. Steven Kruijswijk (Team Jumbo-Visma) placed 3rd. Stage 14 of the Tour de France only covered 117km but it included two category one climbs, the final climb being a summit finish a top the Col du Tourmalet. Being the first stage in the Pyrenees that was truly expected to shake up the GC, Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka were focused on Roman Kreuziger once again. Our experienced Czech climber rode within himself on the two big climbs of the stage, and.