The decisive weekend at the Critérium du Dauphiné has three climbing stages that include 18 rated climbs.
Edvald Boasson Hagen masters a tricky finish in stage 4, but Contador misses the split and loses precious seconds to GC rival Froome.
Edvald Boasson Hagen is fastest in a tough, technical sprint, while Alberto Contador continues to lead the Dauphiné overall.
Fabio Aru snuck off the front on the final categorized climb of a hilly day to win stage 3 ahead of a charging Kristoff and the rest of the
Fabio Aru wins stage 3 with a gutsy solo attack in the final 15 kilometers of racing in France. Alberto Contador keeps his overall lead.
Jesus Herrada won a punchy uphill finish in stage 2, while race leader Alberto Contador stayed at the top of the GC leaderboard.
Jesus Herrada wins stage 2 of the Critérium du Dauphiné while Alberto Contador maintains the overall lead after a short, tough finish
A police motorbike found itself in the middle of a tightly packed group of riders during stage 1 at the Critérium du Dauphiné Monday.
Was Nacer Bouhanni too aggressive in stage 1 of the Dauphiné? Fellow professionals feel the Frenchman was too rough in the final sprint.
Nacer Bouhanni won stage 1 and dedicated the victory to Muhammad Ali after a full-contact sprint finish at the Dauphiné.