Reasons to Push G17-121
UAE Team Emirates managed to get four guys into the large break away of the day. As their lead over the peloton got over 14 minutes, they realized that they could put Jan Polanc into the Maglia Bianco of the best young rider. On their wheels road Francisco Ventoso (BMC) and his team captain Tejay van Garderen who wanted to keep their chance of a stage win alive. Those behind had thier hopes as well.