The 2022 Tour de France sees Slovenian prodigy Tadej Pogacar intention to win a 3rd yellow jersey in three years, however the favorite is up in opposition to some stiff opposition.
Pogacar faces the may of the Dutch crew Jumbo-Visma, who carry a number of threats together with Pogacar’s nationwide teammate Primoz Roglic and final yr’s Tour runner-up, Jonas Vingegaard.
In the meantime Ineos Grenadiers are with out their main gentle Egan Bernal, the 2019 champion who continues to be recovering from harm, however they do have the in-form Geraint Thomas recent from profitable the Tour de Suisse, Colombian climber Dani Martinez, in addition to potential stage winners Adam Yates and Tom Pidcock.
This race started in Copenhagen and finishes in Paris on Sunday 24 July. The Tour often begins on Saturday however the switch from this yr’s opening three phases in Copenhagen to northern France meant an early relaxation day and a Friday begin to accommodate it.
Right here is all the things it’s essential to find out about as we speak’s stage.
Stage 6 begin time
The stage is scheduled to start at round 11.15am BST and may end round 4:30m BST.
How one can watch on TV and on-line
Tour de France protection might be discovered this yr on ITV4, Eurosport, Discovery+ and GCN+ (International Biking Community).
Dwell racing every day will probably be proven on ITV4 earlier than highlights sometimes at 7pm every day. ITV’s web site lists timings right here.
Eurosport and GCN+ will present each minute of each stage. Extra on Eurosport’s protection right here and the GCN+ protection right here.
It is usually being proven on Eurosport’s Discovery+ streaming service, with broadcast information right here.
Stage 6 route map and profile
A lumpy end to this stage is more likely to knock any sprinters out of competition and provide up the win to anybody courageous sufficient to hurry down the descent from the class three Cote de Pulventeux which lurks near the tip of what’s going to be a protracted day. Peter Sagan gained in Longwy in 2017.
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