Tour De France 2018: Roglic Wins Stage 19 To Move Onto Podium, Thomas Keeps Yellow

Tour de France 2018: Roglic wins Stage 19 to move onto podium, Thomas keeps yellow

Joe Robinson 27 Jul 2018 A brave descent from Roglic sees him take the stage and time on GC while Thomas defends lead Primoz Roglic ( LottoNL-Jumbo ) took the victrory on Stage 19, the final mountain stage of the 2018 Tour de France into Laruns. Distancing his rivals on the final descent of the Col d'Aubisque, Roglic crossed the line with a time gap that now moves him onto the podium. This push from Roglic was enough to knock Chris Froome (Team Sky) off the third step, effectively ending his Tour defence for good. Behind, Geraint Thomas (Team Sky) finished just 19 seconds behind Roglic in second place, comfortably defending his yellow jersey with just the matter of an individual time trial left to ride. The action all began with Romain Bardet (AG2R La Mondiale) and Mikel Landa (Movistar) attacking on the Col du Tourmalet with over 90km left ...

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