Thursday August 24th, 2017

Stage 6Vila-real / Sagunt

Start 12h26 (Local time)

Trentin: “Everyone was at the limit today”

interview24.08.2017Stage 6- Vila-real / Sagunt

Matteo Trentin (Quick Step), leader of the points classification: “The race is the race and somebody was stronger than us today. But I think we did a very nice race anyway, with Bob (Jungels) fighting in the break and Enric (Mas), who was strong enough to make it all the way to the finish. He's very young. It's his first experience in La Vuelta and I think we can be happy with that. I prefer it cooler, but I think everybody was at the limit today because of the heat and also the pace.”

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