Roglic in pole position for overall Pais Vasco victory

Primoz Roglic (LottoNl-Jumbo)

With stage 4 time trial victory at the Vuelta al Pais Vasco , Primoz Roglic (LottoNL-Jumbo) is in prime position to claim overall victory in two days time. The Slovenian has a 34 second lead over former race leader Julian Alaphilippe (Quick-Step Floors) with Bauke Mollema (Trek-Segafredo) almost one minute further in arrears at 1:33. Second to Alaphilippe on the opening two stages of the race, Roglic was 32nd on stage 3 into Valdegovía but held his second place on GC ahead of the decisive time trial. In the 19.4 kilometre against the clock around Lodosa, the 28-year-old got the better of Paddy Bevin (BMC) by nine seconds to claim his second win of the season. "It was a quite a hard day time trial, really flat with some wind but in the end, we can be really happy with the result," Roglic said after performing his now customary 'ski-jump ...

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