Vingegaard: “Very happy and proud”
"It was quite incredible. We had planned to attack and that [Primoz Roglic] should follow me because we wanted to see if we could drop everyone. We succeeded with that so I think we can be very happy and proud of what we did. In the Ardennes classic, I didn’t have the best period but now I’m back at a really high level adnn for sure I’m really happy about it....
GC top 5
1. Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma)
2. Jonas Vingegaard (Jumbo-Visma), +40''
3. Ben O'Connor (AG2R Citroën), +1'41''
4. Damiano Caruso (Bahrain Victorious), +2'33''
5. Jack Haig (Bahrain Victorious), +3'13''
Roglic and Vingegaard share glory
The final summit of the Critérium du Dauphiné is almost in sight, as the 134-rider peloton (1 non-starter: Enric Mas) roll from Saint-Alban-Leysse towards Plateau de Solaison. They immediately face the climb to Col de Plainpalais (cat.1, summit at km 8.8), where a major battle for the breakaway unfolds.
15 riders at the front
After many attacks and...
1. Jonas Vingegaard (Jumbo-Visma)
2. Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma)
3. Ben O'Connor (AG2R Citroën), +15''
4. Esteban Chaves (EF Education EasyPost), +53''
5. Ruben Guerreiro (EF Education-EasyPost), m.t.
Jonas Vingegaard wins stage 8 of the Critérium du Dauphiné
He celebrated his success with Primoz Roglic.
Vingegaard and Roglic are 17'' ahead of O'Connor.
Roglic takes his turns at the front
The gap is stable around 18-20'' into the last 2km.
18'' between Roglic-Vingegaard and O'Connor
They are entering the last 3km.
Into the last 5km
O'Connor trails by 10''. Chaves and Haig are 20'' further behind.
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