It's Stage 1 of the Tour de France 2022 with Copenhagen the present host for the Grande Depart, with the last stage
on Sunday 24 July. The assumptions are solidly on a three-peat for Slovenian hotshot Tadej Pogacar,
who desires to wear yellow by and by, with comrade Primoz Roglic his primary rivalry.
The trump card of the Tour is Covid: Three groups and around 30 riders pulled out of the Tour de Suisse fourteen
days prior, with everyone fully on guard to stay away from a comparable destiny in the Grand Tour. Yet, Geraint
Thomas yielded groups are "less pushed," with the 2018 Tour champion glad that at least two positive tests never
again lead to programmed group prohibition. The Welsh rider will rest on Ineos partners to reinforce his bid briefly
yellow shirt, including Colombian climber Dani Martinez, as
well as potential stage victors Adam Yates and Tom Pidcock.