- Jul 10, 2018 -
On July 9, 2018, the third stage of the Tour de France ended. TTT giants BMC won the group time trial, and the rider from Belgium Van Avermaet put on the yellow shirt again after two years.
The 105th Tour de France 2018 was held in Cholet, France, with a 35.5km race. It is a group time trial with a certain ups and downs. This is the second TTT of the Tour de France after 2 years. The biggest hit of this stage is the BMC team, who won the six-time team championship in the previous World Championships team time trial; then the Sky Team, the European Championship and the Spanish National Individual Time Trial ------ Jonathan Castroviejo, which they also have the hope of "lifting" Chris Froome to the individual's total score; and the Sun Web team, who won the World Championship team time trial last year, but Dumoulin ( Tom Dumoulin) said in an interview before the game that due to the absence of Wilco Kelderman (injured in the previous Netherlands national championship and was forced to miss the Tour de France), he did not expect too much for his team to win the championship.
In the end, the BMC team's 38 minutes and 46 seconds scored the fastest day, winning the day's team championship; the Sky team won the runner-up with 38 minutes and 50 seconds, 4 seconds behind the BMC team; the Quick-Step floor team won the third place with 38 minutes and 53 seconds; Mitchelton SCOTT scored the fourth in 38 minutes and 55 seconds. Last year, the World Championships team time trial champion Sun Web ranked fifth with 38 minutes and 58 seconds.
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