Dylan Groenewegen won the stage in a sprint. The third stage of the Tour de France saw a drop 10 km from the finish.
This caused a split in the peloton, and about thirty riders were forced to give up 39 seconds to get to the Yellow Jersey Van Aert.
Among those trapped players who lost their time, we also find outsiders such as the Australian Jack Haig (Bahrain Victorious), Damiano Caruso (EF Education-EasyPost), the Colombian Rigoberto Uran (EF Education-EasyPost), Louis Meintjes or the French Guillaume Martin(Intermarche -Wanty-Gobert), Pierre Latour and Thibaut Pinot.
Even though the two men had expressed their desire not to be generals on the Tour de France,
The Grande Boucle 109th edition was a success. It will likely be very different on Tuesday, and Wednesday in the North for cobblestone stage.