Three questions to Cyril: "Ineos will have to introduce another tactic" – © All rights reserved
"Three questions to Cyril," our daily interrogation for the Tour de France with Rodrigo Bencens and Cyril Saugre seems this Saturday at the 14th stage of the Grand Tour between Tarbes and Tourmallet. A step for the big weapons that saw the victory of Tibor Pino, sinks Nairo Quintana, but the stunning Julian Alapillipe shines, second in the final. Tour's great favorite, Gerant Thomas, showed him some signs of weakness.
So far we have been wondering if Alafilipe will lose his yellow shirt. We are now wondering if he will lose it. With Alaphilippe and Pinot, the two best riders of the package are in the foreground?
"Yes, it is clear that they are the two strongest men at the start of the Tour de France, Alapillife risked taking the shirt, showed it to be a great perforator. taking the lead of Alaphilippe to Saint-Etienne before you understand this difficult moment with this border. But he managed to go back, make a great time and win a master stage. huy. "
So far, Ineos, after Sky, has always had an edge over its opponents as it approached the decisive area of Tour. Now we are in a reverse situation. What has to be said at this moment in the Ineos clan?
"We should certainly ask questions and it's time to ask them, and then we know that the tour is very complicated in his last block and there may be some twists and turns." Ineos team will have to work every time, but maybe more with as before, but with another tactic, probably the double head (Thomas-Bernal) will be able to be interesting at this point, they will have to rewrite a strategy and take advantage of their proposed land.
Movistar rolls and blasts their guide Quintana. What is their tactic? How can we explain it?
"I really do not know how to explain it, a few years ago, since they have a little head-to-head with a specific choice, I guess the leader is Landa Quintana never left in the wheels of his teammates, it's really complicated to explain that.