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On February 26th, the sixth stage of the Tour of UAE ended. Sam Bennett (Deceuninck-Quick-Step) defeated Elia Viviani (Team Cofidis) and Pascal Ackermann (BORA-hansgrohe) in the sprint battle on Palm Jumeirah and won the stage again. After the race started, a number of riders launched a breakout action. Among them, Tony Gallopin (AG2R Citroën) took the lead in passing the first sprint point and regained the sprint points black jersey from Thomas De Gendt (Lotto Soudal). In such a flat stage, the lead of the breakout rider never exceeded 4 minutes, and the game proceeded unhurriedly. Entering the last 72km,...

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On February 25th, the fifth stage of the UAE Tour ended. Jonas Vingegaard (Team Jumbo–Visma) rose up in the final climb, withstood the pressure of the chasing rider, and successfully crossed the line to win the stage championship. Tadej Pogačar (UAE Team Emirates) performed well, beating his competitors in the climb to take second place in the stage, and received a time-reduction reward.   ▲For GC riders, this battle will determine the overall result   In the early stages of the game, the main group continued to attack, a small group of less than ten people established a 7-minute lead, and...

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On February 24, the fourth stage of the Tour of UAE ended. Sam Bennett (Deceuninck-Quick-Step) was so strong in the last 200m that he defeated powerful enemies and won the stage championship.   ▲This is the longest stage of this tournament. The almost flat track and two sprint points on the way are the stages for the sprinters   No big news happened after the game started. David Dekker snatched the points from the first sprint point on the way, and the main group drove gently into the desert area with yellow sand.   It was not until the last...

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On February 23, the third stage of the Tour of UAE ended. Tadej Pogačar (UAE Team Emirates) in the final climb withstood Adam Yates (INEOS Team)'s continuous acceleration offensive, took the first step to the top of Jefel Hafeet, and expanded his overall lead.   ▲The competition consists of 155km flat road and 10.8km climbing. The average slope of the climbing section is 5.4%, the maximum slope is 11%, and the total climb is 928m.   At the beginning of the race, the big group seemed to have not woken up yet, leaving Thomas De Gendt (Lotto-Soudal) and Tony Gallopin...

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On February 22, the second stage of the Tour of UAE ended. Filippo Ganna (INEOS Team) played steadily and once again became the focus of the audience, winning the stage with a lead of 13.32 seconds. Tadej Pogačar (UAE Team Emirates) trailed Filippo Ganna by 23.57 seconds and won the fourth place of the stage. After the race, he won the overall lead red jersey and best young rider white jersey, leading João Almeida (Deceuninck -Quick-Step) 5 seconds.   ▲ Pure flat road ITT, only 13km long, riders need to make full use of this short route   Regrettably, a staff...

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