- Intermediate sprint 1
- Stages victory 1
- Victories 2
- Podiums 4
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Markus Hoelgaard: "I was expecting to lose the jersey"
“I didn’t have any reason to save energy for the final so I went flat out for the last intermediate sprint. Had I been the first rider of the peloton, I would have kept the jersey for one second. A rider from Arkea [Laurent Pichon] was faster so he took and I have nothing to regret. I suppose he did that for Warren Barguil. I was expecting to lose the jersey to Kristoff...
Markus Hoelgaard: "I have a good chance to win GC too"
“My goal was to try and win a stage again. I did it on the first day so now the pressure is off, so now it’ll be all about trying to keep the jersey. I couldn’t wait for the sprint so I went at the top of the last climb. I saw [Andreas] Leknessund took a corner badly so I went full gas in the downhill to get a gap and it worked out. I’m super happy. It’s...
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