Nils Polit, who rode only last year in the Israeli group Startup Nation, tonight (Thursday) achieved the first victory of his career in the 12th section of the Tour de France. The German from the closed Bora team managed to overtake the Spanish Emanuel Arbiti and the Australian Harry Sweeney.
Meanwhile in the leaderboard there is no change, with Tadei Fogchar keeping the yellow shirt, Colombian Rigoberto Oran and Danish Jonas Wingagor sharing second and third places respectively. Startup Nation Andre Greifel finished in sixth place.
– Tour de France ™ (LeTour) July 8, 2021
Overall ranking (after 12 sections)
- Tadei Fogchar (Slovenia, Tim Emirates)
- Riguberto Oran (Colombia, Auction-Nippo)
- Jonas Winggor (Denmark, Yombo-Wisma)
- Richard Carpas (Ecuador, Ineos Grandiers)
- Ben O’Connor (Australia, AG2R Citroen)