Warren Barguil claimed his second stage victory and the fifth for French riders at col d'Izoard (2360m) after passing Darwin Atapuma on Colombia's national day. Chris Froome retained the yellow jersey albeit losing four seconds onto Romain Bardet who is again the runner up.
I gave it my all. I thought I was going to choke on the line. I made it on mental strength. We put our stamp on the race, we played a major role. I gave it my all, I knew the ascent well, I knew that beyond 2,000 metres, with all my efforts, it was going to hurt. It would have been ideal to make it back on Warren. But it was a super victory for him, amply deserved. In the years to come, several Frenchmen will go for victory in the Tour. I played it cute, I tried to make believe I was not...
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The stage in pictures
Tour de France 2017 - 20/07/2017 - Etape 18 - Briançon / Izoard (179,5 km) - France - Michael MATTHEWS (TEAM SUNWEB) - Avec le maillot vert © ASO/Alex BROADWAY
Briançon / Izoard
The history the Tour de France has with Briançon started in 1922 with a stage victory of Philippe Thys who was already the first three-time winner of the event. Later,...
Le Tour 2017 route
Tour de france 2017
Running from Saturday July 1st to Sunday July 23th 2017, the 104th Tour de France will be made up of 21 stages and will cover a total distance of 3,540 kilometres.
These stages have the following profiles:
- 9 flat stages
- 5 hilly stages
- 5 mountain stages including altitude finishes (La Planche des Belles Filles, Peyragudes, Izoard)
- 2 individual time-trials stages
- 2 rest days
10 new sites and stage cities
Düsseldorf (1st stage and start of stage 2), Mondorf-les-Bains (start of stage 4), Nuits-Saint-Georges (finish of stage 7), Nantua (start of stage 9), Eymet (start of stage 11), Laissac-Sévérac l’Église (start of stage 15), Romans-sur-Isère (finish of stage 16), La Mure (start of stage 17), Izoard (finish of stage 18), Salon-de-Provence (finish of stage 19)
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jersey wearers after the stage 18
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In 2017, after signing under the aegis of the French Ministry for Sport and the WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) the environmental charter with 21 major sports events, the Tour de France has decided to structure its CSR policy and organise its action around three themes: “Cycling for Earth”, “Cycl’in your Life”, “In the Tour’s slipstream…”... More