Soler celebrates day triumph
I had to leave the race last year. Now being at the top is superb, stated Molard at Eurosport.
However Roglic might get the lead back on Thursday. Since the very first mountain arrival of this year's scenic tour of Spain is waiting. On the 6th stage over 181.2 kilometers with a beginning in Bilbao, the 1134 meter high Ascensión al Pico Jano increases.
Arndt took sixth put on Wednesday at the fifth stage over 187.2 kilometers from Irun to Bilbao as a member of a team of outlands and also is now 1:09 minutes behind the newest Rudy Molard from France. The Spaniard Marc Soler won the phase success in Bilbao, where the Trip de France started in 2023.
The top favorites for last year's winner Primoz Roglic got to the objective of around five minutes behind. The Slovenian quit the red jersey of the leader after only one day. The new leader is now the Frenchman Rudy Molard, that ended up 4th in Bilbao.