Slovenian Tadej Pogaçar, 21, entered the gold book of the Tour of Francia when planting the first flag of your country at the top of the podium in Paris, Being the second youngest of history in dressing in yellow. The French Henri Cornet, prevailed in 1904 with almost 20 springs.
The new phenomenon of the world peloton, who finished off the title the year of his debut with an unforgettable lesson in Saturday’s chrono, has been fastened two other jerseys in addition to yellow, the one with red dots ‘King of the mountain’ and the white of ‘Mbest young man. Three garments, the same thing you did Eddy Merckx in 1969.
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The only jersey that Pogacar, who turns 22 this Monday, did not wear was the dotted green, which fell on the back of Sam Bennett. But the head of the UAE too signed three stages and became the host of the Tour, attacking to recover the dent of the day of the windy road to Lavaur, which caught him confused. The 1.16 minutes that he lost he traced back little by little, until the rejonazo of the clock.
A magnificent success from a newbie who crossed the goal of rigorous and total yellow, bicycle included, and excited on the Champs Elysees, where Irishman Sam Bennett joined the party as the winner of the sprint of the twenty-first and last stage, giving shine to the green jersey that Peter Sagan has won 7 times, now in low hours.
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It was the highlight of the 2020 edition after triumphal walk of 122 kilometers of tribute to Pogacar and all those who have managed to survive three weeks to “Mask tour“.