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Criterium du Dauphine stage 8 – Live coverage

Criterium du Dauphine stage 8 - Live coverage

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Cyclingnews is supported by its audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Here’s why you can trust us (Image credit: ASO) Primoz Roglic leads overall before final mountain stage.

Stage 8 is short but packed with mountains and ends with a 9% climb to Plateau de Solaison.

The top ten riders are all fighting for the places on the podium.

A breakaway of fifteen riders formed after an uphill start, that was whittled down to five on the Col de la Colombière.

Jan Hirt attacked the breakaway on the Plateau de Solaison in pursuit of a solo victory but it was ultimately in vain and the stage win will come from the group of GC favourites. 2022 Criterium Dauphine

France | 7th stage

08:16:13It is Roglič’s second stage race victory in France this year after he won Paris-Nice in March.“For sure, I finally won some races in France so it’s super nice," Roglič said at the finish. "It wasn’t just us two it was the whole team who had everything under control from the start. It was a hard start and they controlled all day just going one-by-one but all the guys did a superb job. Jonas was super strong on the last climb and it’s crazy, an incredible day for our team.""As you can see, things are going in the right direction so we can be confident. We have some more time, some more work to do and should be ready for the Tour.”08:08:12“It was […]

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