Belgian cyclist Thomas de Gendt (Lotto-Soudal) signed an overwhelming victory in the eighth stage of the Tour de France, 200 kilometers between Mâcon and Saint-Étienne, while Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe (Deceuninck-Quick Step) retrieved Leadership of the general at the expense of the Italian Giulio Ciccone (Trek-Segafredo). After a tough day of the mountain, with more than 3,700 meters of slope, De Gendt held the last kilometers of harassment of the French Alaphilippe and Thibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ), second and third, respectively, six seconds, and completed an immense day in which he was able to complete a flight started in the first kilometers.
Alaphilippe, in general, has an advantage of 23 seconds with Ciccone, 53 on Pinot, 1: 10 with George Bennet, 1: 12 with respect to Geraint Thomas and 1: 16 on Egan Bernal.
. (tagsToTranslate) Alaphilippe (t) returns (t) dress (t) mallot (t) yellow (t) Sports (t) news (t) news (t) news girona (t) ) daily Catalan (t).