UAE Team Emirates (France) - Press Release: Pogačar leads experienced line-up.
UAE Team Emirates have unveiled the team heading into the Tour de France (1-23 July) which gets underway in the city of Bilbao, Spain for the Grand Depart next Saturday.
The team heads into the 21 stages led by the former two-time champion of the race Tadej Pogačar, with a mix of climbers and flat-terrain experts to support the Slovenian.
The 24 year old will lead the challenge which begins in Bilbao with a 182km road stage before hitting the Pyrenees mountains, moving eastward towards the Alps and finally on to the Champs Elysees in Paris for the ceremonial finish.
Tour de France [2.UWT] – 01-Jul-2023 / 23-Jul-2023:
- Tadej Pogačar (Slo)
- Rafal Majka (Pol)
- Mikkel Bjerg (Den)
- Felix Grossschartner (Aus)
- Marc Soler (Spa)
- Matteo Trentin (Ita)
- Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor)
- Adam Yates (GB)