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The results of the 15th and 16th race of the Tour de France

Pogacar won the 15th race, Bernal was difficult to defend the final yellow shirt. In the 16th race, Kamna won the race.

The result of the 15th race of Tour de France

Tadej Pogacar won the Tour de France 2020 bike race, but it was here that defending champion Egan Bernal almost turned off his hopes for the final yellow shirt. Previously, Tadej Pogacar also made an excellent breakthrough in the 13th and 14th race of the Tour de France.

Again, the Slovenian races dominate the Tour de France 2020 race. Parallel to that, Colombian defending champion Egan Bernal almost had all hopes for the final yellow shirt.

Egan Bernal’s hope was no longer because it took him about 7 minutes 20 seconds because the crowd abandoned 13 km in front of his destination, after passing a 17.4 km journey in the Col du Grand Colombier mountain.

His fellow Tour de France runner-up, Nairo Quintana, also lost contact with the top team led by Roglic’s teammates in Jumbo-Visma.

The defending champion Egan Bernal almost no longer has the opportunity to compete for the final yellow shirt. However, Pogacar has proven that he is the most prolific racer when he rushes past his compatriot Roglic at the end of the 174.5-long roadway through the Jurassic mountains.

The result of the 16th race of Tour de France

Kamna won the 16th race. German racer Lennar Kamna finishes 16 of the Tour de France 2020 bicycle race from La Tour-Du-Pin to Villard-De-Lans.

German rider Lennar Kamna won the 164-kilometer-long Tour de France 2020 leg from La Tour-Du-Pin to Villard-De-Lans. The second was Richard Carapaz from Ecuador, followed by Sebastien Reichenbach of Switzerland.

Lennar Kamna won the 16th race

Happy to let the group of 23 riders rise first, the main group gathered the top candidates for the final yellow shirt after 17 minutes, so Roglic and fellow countryman Tadej Pogacar still maintained a distance of 40 seconds.

The remaining top positions were also unchanged. Rigoberto Uran ranked third, followed by Miguel Angel Lopez of Colombia and then Adam Yates of England. The defending champion Egan Bernal had almost no hope of the yellow shirt due to falling behind.

In the green shirt battle, neither Sam Bennett nor Peter Sagan actively attacked early, so Bennett still had 45 points more than the racer three times the World Championship.

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The most famous bicycle races in the world nowadays (Part 1)

Tour de France is the most famous cycling tournament in the world. We’ve also heard of the fact that Lance Armstrong won 7 consecutive awards.

In addition to the Tour de France there are many other famous races taking place in the world, let’s take a look at the most famous bicycle races today.

Tour de France

Tour de France is also known as the Round-trip bicycle race in France. The Tour de France first held in 1903 was the first real multi-track race in the history of cycling. This is the most famous bicycle race in the world, usually held annually for 3 weeks in July.

Tour de France has a track that is considered very tough and challenging for riders. When the corners have to cycle through France and neighboring countries. American athlete Lance Armstrong was the first person to win the race seven times in a row between 1999 and 2005.

Giro d’Italia

Giro d’Italia is the Round Italy race, one of the most famous and important cycling races after the Tour de France. Since 1909, the Giro d’Italia award has been held annually, during the 3 weeks of May with the race track leading through Italy and several neighboring countries.

The race always includes sprinters favored flat tracks, “medium-hard” stages suitable for teams that like to go ahead, and high mountain races where the race is decided. The record for the Giro d’Italia award is currently held by two Italian races, Alfredo Binda and Fausto Coppi, when each of them each won 5 victories at this race.

Vuelta a España

Vuelta a España is the third-largest cycling race of the year after the Tour de France and Giro d’Italia. This race is held every year in Spain and sometimes extends to routes in other countries such as France, Portugal, the Netherlands, or Belgium.

The race was held for the first time in 1935, the driver with the most victories in this tournament was Roberto Heras, the Spaniard who won four times.

Grande Boucle Féminine Internationale

Grande Boucle means “big loop” and describes individual stages that form a circuit around France. Women’s riders will pass shorter races than men’s, but with the public and the media less attention, it was completely overshadowed by the Tour de France.

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Tour de France rescheduled to August because of Covid-19 pandemic

Tour de France, the world’s leading road bike race, has been rescheduled to August this year, due to the effects of the Covid-19 epidemic. The original schedule of the Grand Tour on French soil this year was from June 27 until July 19. Meanwhile, the reorganized schedule will take place from August 29 until September 20 this year.

The reschedule of Tour de France 2020

Currently, France is still one of many countries in Europe that are executing orders to close and isolate society when more than 15,000 people die of corona virus. In this situation, many people are concerned that the Tour de France – a “sports icon” of France – will not take place in 2020.

However, when decided to reschedule the Tour de France schedule. By August, Director Prudhomme believed that this was originally a sign that France in particular, and the world in general, was gradually recovering from the threat of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The UCI World Tour 2020 is currently heavily affected by the Covid-19 epidemic. While the organizers of the Giro d’Italia (Grand Tour in Italy) have not yet made an official decision on the fate of this year’s tournament, that the tournament will be canceled or rescheduled like the Grand Tour in France, the tournament.

Tour de France will take place 2 months later than the original schedule and plan. Historically, there has never been a tournament taking place at such a late time, but this year’s tournament will be postponed and will take place from August 29 until September 20 this year.

The Grand Tour in Spain – Vuetla a Espana, and the UCI World Road Bikes Tournament (to be held in Martigny – Switzerland) are still “motionless”.

The thing is, with the Tour de France moving to August and September, both of these tournaments will be greatly affected, as Vuelta a Espana 2020 is scheduled to take place from August 14 to September 6, while the World Championship expected to take place from September 20 to September 27.

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Chris Froome will retire from Ineos at the end of the season

Chris Froome will retire from Ineos at the end of the season, racing for Israel Start-Up Nation, Dave Brailsford said the cause.

Although UCI’s professional road bike racing village has not been able to resume the tournaments, it has witnessed a great event. British horned Chris Froome, who has won the Tour de France’s four-time yellow jersey for the Tour de France, decided to break up with the Ineos team (formerly the mighty Sky team) at the end of this season to move to Israel.

Chris Froome said goodbye to Ineos

The 35-year-old racer was born in Nairobi (Kenya), who won the title of individual champion in all three grand tournaments. This includes Tour de France (Grand Tour in France), Giro d’Italia (Grand Tour in Italy) and Vuelta an Espana (Grand Tour in Spain), recently signed a long-term contract with the Israel Start-Up Nation bicycle racing team (only established from 2015 to present) and will leave Ineos at the end of this season, after 10 years of sticking together.

The fact that Froome, a veteran expert at Tour de France, announced his decision to break up Ineos in the middle of the season. This caused a lot of turmoil and disturbance. But clearly, people can understand his decision.

Although he will bid farewell to Ineos later this season, Froome’s name is still “structured” on the roster of teams attending the Tour de France 2020, with Bernal and Thomas. His goal is still aiming to win the 5th gold shirt, but “must depend on the situation” on the track.

Froome also said goodbye to the racing team

To clarify all the issues, shortly after, Brailsford gave a more detailed explanation of the reason Froome had to break up with Ineos. Cycling commentator Brian Nygaard (Danish, who used to be a media official when Ineos was named Sky) was very interested in Froome’s “new move” and excitedly waited for him to face the team.