The 168km stage went at a fierce pace as Peter Sagan’s Bora-Hansgrohe team knocked the hammer down as they left Millau, dropping the sprinters to allow the former world champion to s ‘seize the green jersey of the points leader from Irishman Sam Bennett.
The Tour continues on Saturday with the 140 km race from Cazères-sur-Garonne to Loudenvielle and ends in Paris on September 20 with the 122 km stage from Mantes-la-Jolie to Paris Champs-Élysées.
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