Tour de France 2021 Stage 20 Highlights | Last Chance For A GC Shake Up In Individual Time-Trial

Published on July 17th 2021


With just a few seconds between Richard Carapaz and Jonas Vingegaard, and similar between Ben O’Connor and Wilco Kelderman, the top 5 was all to play for in Stage 20’s individual time-trial. TT specialists Stefan Bisseger, Stefan Küng, and Wout van Aert aimed to get a stage win in their last opportunity but nobody could count out yellow jersey holder Tadej Pogačar from a repeat of his early TT performance. To a draw a dramatic close to this year’s yellow jersey battle, the organisers have thrown in a flat, 30.8km-long individual time trial on the penultimate day. The first 19 days could be considered mere build up to this one stage, the ultimate race of truth. For some, particularly the pure climbers, the advantages they’ve spent almost three weeks building could be wiped out in a painfully short amount of time, while for others this stage marks a fantastic opportunity to right previous wrongs and claw their way back onto the podium. Whoever ends the day in yellow will go on to crown themselves the overall winner of the 2021 Tour de France in Paris a day later. Subscribe to GCN+ for cycling as you have never seen it before! Live racing, shows & cycling adventure films: Subscribe to GCN Racing: #GCN #Cycling #BikeRacing Check out the GCN App: Let us know what your favourite race is, and which races you’d like us to cover. Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Racing brings you the best of the world’s bike races to your screens, wherever you are: the finest live race commentary, in-depth analysis and behind the scenes access from your favourite events are all here. So get involved, join us, and get ready to be in the thick of the action. Engage with on the channel and across social media – we’re here to answer every question you’ve got on cycling racing. GCN - GCN Japan: GCN Italia: Suscribirse a GCN en Español: The GCN Club - YouTube Channel - Facebook - Instagram - Twitter - GMBN Tech - GCN Tech - EMBN -