Jonas Vingegaard wins the time trial and hits big


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franceinfo – J. Lonchampt, G. Naboulet, B. Poulain, O. Gardette, J. Sarfati, M. Lelièvre, G. Liaboeuf, L. Feuillebois

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Head-to-head before the individual time trial, yellow jersey Jonas Vingegaard and his runner-up Tadej Pogačar were due to engage in a bitter duel on Tuesday, July 18, as part of the 2023 Tour de France. The leader eventually routed his competitor.

An overbearing and unstoppable yellow jersey. Jonas Vingegaard has stunned the competition, starting with rival Tadej Pogačar. This 110th edition of the Tour de France experienced a real turning point at the foot of Mont Blanc. After two weeks of fierce battle, the time trial on Tuesday July 18th would give away a new head-to-head duel between the top two in the general classification.

Jonas Vingegaard is the only favourite

On the programme: 22 kilometers and one start after another. At 17:00 the rockets were fired. The contrast between the two runners is striking. On the one hand, a sharp pedal stroke, and a yellow jersey under the encouragementyes, herend Pogačar, decides to stop to change bikes. In the end, at an average speed of over 41 km/h, Vingegaard triumphed, with an advantage of 1 minute and 38 seconds over his competitor. There are five stages left to know the result in Paris, MaysmOn Tuesday evening, Denmark’s Jonas Vingegaard is the sole favourite.

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