2023 Tour de France Stages 13 – 15: News And Highlights Video

by | Jul 17, 2023 | Bike Race Reports, Bike, Bike Events & Racing, Events, Le Tour De France 2023, Sports

The biggest cycling event on the planet, attracting more spectators each year than any other sport. A race spanning 21 days were tactics, strategies, technology, physicality, and the unbridled determination to succeed will make or break heroes at the finish line Paris. The 2023 Tour de France racing is well underway. Follow all the daily action from France here courtesy of the Tour de France media office.

STAGE 15: Poels, better late than never

Wout Poels claimed his first stage win at the Tour de France at the age of 35 after spending many years at the service of great leaders. The best personal result of the 2016 Liège-Bastogne-Liège winner in the Grande Boucle was third at Andorra in 2021 until he soloed to victory at St-Gervais Mont-Blanc. Wout van Aert and Mathieu Burgaudeau rounded out the podium while Jonas Vingegaard and Tadej Pogacar arrived together once again.

Tour de France 2023 Stage 15 Results

  1. Wout Poels (Bahrain Victorious) 4h40’45’’
  2. Wout van Aert (Jumbo-Visma) +2’08”
  3. Mathieu Burgaudeau (TotalEnergies) +3’00’’

Yellow Jersey GC After Stage 15

  1. Jonas Vingegaard (Jumbo-Visma) 62h34’17’’
  2. Tadej Pogacar (UAE Team Emirates) +10’’
  3. Carlos Rodriguez (Ineos Grenadiers) +5’21’’

STAGE 14: Carlos Rodriguez, the birth of a champion

Carlos Rodriguez took advantage of the rivalry between Jonas Vingegaard and Tadej Pogacar to catch them and ride away from them in the downhill of col de Joux-Plane to become the youngest-ever Spanish stage winner at the Tour de France at the age of 22. Vingegaard retained the yellow jersey.

Tour de France 2023 Stage 14 Results

  1. Carlos Rodriguez (Ineos Grenadiers) 3h58’45’’
  2. Tadej Pogacar (UAE Team Emirates) +05”
  3. Jonas Vingegaard (Jumbo-Visma) +05’

Yellow Jersey GC After Stage 14

STAGE 13: Kwiatkowski conquers Grand Colombier

The mountain top finish of Grand Colombier welcomed the second Tour de France stage victory of Michal Kwiatkowski after stage 17 in 2020, the seventh for Polish riders in the history, after Zenon Jaskula, Rafal Majka and Maciej Bodnar did so as well. The Ineos Grenadiers rider stayed away from the early escape to win solo before former breakaway companion Maxim Van Gils whereas Jonas Vingegaard maintained his overall lead by nine seconds.

Tour de France 2023 Stage 13 Results

  1. Michal Kwiatkowski (Ineos Grenadiers) 3h17’33’’
  2. Maxim Van Gils (Lotto Dstny) +47”
  3. Tadej Pogacar (UAE Team Emirates) +50’’

Yellow Jersey GC After Stage 13

  1. Jonas Vingegaard (Jumbo-Visma) 53h48’50’’
  2. Tadej Pogacar (UAE Team Emirates) +09’’
  3. Jai Hindley (Bora-hansgrohe) +2’51’’

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