Tuesday August 22nd, 2017

Stage 4Escaldes-Engordany / Tarragona. Anella Mediterránea 2018

Start 12h57 (Local time)

Jungels: “Matteo delivered perfectly”

interview22.08.2017Stage 4- Escaldes-Engordany / Tarragona. Anella Mediterránea 2018

Bob Jungels (Quick-Step Floors): “It was a pretty hard stage, with headwind all the time. It might have looked flat on map but it wasn't really. We followed our plan. We had to pull a bit earlier than planned with Niki and me. But we caught the break and with a finish like this, through corners, we know Matteo (Trentin) is super strong. He had the team confidence and he delivered perfectly. I had a pretty tough day yesterday with the heat. I'm very happy with my shape actually. I'm not here for the general classification so it's not a big problem that I lost time yesterday.”

  • Trentin seizes the opportunity

    After leaving it to his teammate Yves Lampaert to take the win on stage 2, Matteo Trentin (Quick-Step Floors) took matters into his own hands at the end of stage 4, on Tuesday at Tarragona. Already a stage winner on the Tour de France and Giro d'Italia, the Italian rider dominated the sprint ahead of Juanjo Lobato (LottoNL-Jumbo) and Tom Van Asbroeck (Cannondale-Drapac). That makes it already two stage victories for Quick-Step at La Vuelta 2017, and 18 for the Belgian team overall at the...

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