- Intermediate sprint 1
- Stages victory 1
- Victories 12
- Podiums 22
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Mathieu van der Poel: "My legs were hurting after yesterday's stage"
“I’m not really disappointed. I know that after a stage like this one, I’m not the fastest in the bunch. I think I did quite a good sprint. I didn’t feel very good after the hard stage we had yesterday. My legs were hurting a little bit. Let’s hope tomorrow will be better. For someone like me coming from mountain biking efforts, the climb is better...
Mathieu van der Poel: "I liked that it was a hard race"
“It was a very hard race indeed. I couldn’t believe my eyes when I saw on my computer that our average speed was over 50km/h after three hours of racing. It was hard all day and I kind of liked it like that. At the end, I had to gamble that Jumbo-Visma would be closing the gap [on Stephen Cummings] as well as myself. There were a few other strong guys at the front....
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