Pogačar won again in the Tour of Valencia, Taaramäe 25th
Tadej Pogačar (UAE-Team Emirates) won another hard stage in the Tour of Valencia. This time ahead of Wout Poels (Bahrain McLaren) and Geoghegan Hart Tao (Team Ineos). The 167km long stage finished on the top of the Sierra de Bernia. Its a brutal 5.1km long climb with 12% average gradient.
The Slovenian climbing talent is leading in the GC with 6 seconds advantage ahead of Jack Haig (Mitchelton Scott) and Geoghegan Hart Tao (Team Ineos).
Rein Taaramäe (Team Total Direct Energie) was 25th on the stage and is 26th in the GC. The last stage on Sunday is for sprinters again.