Gallery: Pogačar implodes on a Tour stage for the ages

by Matt de Neef

It might just go down as one of the most memorable Tour de France stages we’ve ever seen. Tadej Pogačar (UAE Team Emirates), seemingly unbeatable in the yellow jersey, was attacked relentlessly and eventually dropped by a rampaging Jonas Vingegaard (Jumbo-Visma) who now leads the Tour by more than two minutes.

Photographers Ashley and Jered Gruber were there covering the stage, as they have been all Tour, but as they wrote on social media, it was lucky they managed to get any photos on the final climb.

Here’s Ashley posting to Jered’s account:

And here’s Jered:

After all the stress, here’s what they managed to capture. Some amazing shots I think you’ll agree!

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