December 2, 2023

The Spanish bicycle owner Ion Izagirre (Cofidis) has gained this Thursday within the twelfth stage of the Tour de France, disputed over 169 kilometers between Roanne and Belleville-en-beaujolais, attaining the second victory for Spanish biking on this a hundred and tenth version of the ‘ Huge Boucle’.

After conquering Pello Bilbao (Bahrain Victorius) this Tuesday, the primary Spanish victory since 2018, simply two levels later Izagirre has achieved his second victory, after slipping right into a high-level breakaway and attacking 30 kilometers away to achieve the race alone. purpose.

Usually, even if originally of the stage each Jonas Vingegaard (Jumbo-Visma) and Tadej Pogacar (UAE Workforce Emirates) threatened to maneuver, they lastly took refuge within the peloton and the Dane maintains 17 seconds on the Slovenian, whereas the Spanish Carlos Rodriguez (Ineos Grenadiers) and Pello Bilbao (Bahrain Victorius) are fourth and fifth, respectively.