Stage 7 in the 67th Critérium du Dauphiné has seen another turnaround of events with Chris Froome making it up for the time and morale lost in the past few days. The Kenyan-born winner of the 2013 Tour de France bounced back as a mountain stage winner, ahead of Tejay van Garderen who regained position on top of the overall classification while yellow-blue jersey wearer Vincenzo Nibali lost four minutes in the last twelve kilometers of the race. Eritrea's Daniel Teklehaimanot made...
I didn't have the same good legs as yesterday, that's for sure. I've thought about saving energy since the first climbs but at the end of the day, it's been a good day. At some stage I got dropped but I managed to come back with the help of my team. It took us some time, for instance with Ivan Santaromita who stayed with me. It was hard. He was giving me food and drinks but there wasn't much we could do. I was thinking it was the same for everyone. Now I don't know if I'll be able to keep...
The stage in videos
- On board with Geoffrey SOUPE & Florian...
- Race summary - Stage 7
- On board with Samuel DUMOULIN & Johan VAN...
- Race summary - Stage 6
The stage in pictures
Criterium du Dauphiné 2015 - 16/06/2015 - Etape 7 - Montmélian / Saint-Gervais Mont Blanc - 155 Km - France - Victoire de Christopher FROOME (SKY) au sommet de la montée du Bettex © ASO/X.Bourgois
Montmélian / Saint-Gervais Mont Blanc
The military capital of Savoie until the 17th Century, when Louis XIV had its citadel demolished, Montmélian today is an attractive town. Its restored old town centre...
Critérium du Dauphiné route
2015 Critérium du Dauphiné
Running from Sunday June 7th to 14th 2015, the 67th "Critérium du Dauphiné" will be made up of 8 stages and will cover a total distance of 1 213 kilometres.
The city stages
- Le Bourget-du-Lac
- Parc des Oiseaux Villars-les-Dombes
- Anneyron - Porte de DrômArdèche
- Villard-de-Lans - Vercors
- Saint-Gervais Mont Blanc
- Modane Valfréjus
Jersey wearers after the stage 7
- 06/14On board with Geoffrey SOUPE &...
- 06/13Race summary - Stage 7
- 06/13On board with Samuel DUMOULIN &...
- 06/12Race summary - Stage 6
- 06/13Froome back in business, Van Garderen...
- 06/13Simon Yates: "I know Bardet is a...
- 06/13Daniel Teklehaimanot: "It's fantastic...
- 06/13Tejay van Garderen: "Extremely happy...
- 06/13Chris Froome: "A good show of where...
- 06/12Nibali has a queen-stage to deal with
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