Bardet and AG2R shake up the Dauphine but can't shake Thomas

Romain Bardet and his AG2R La Mondiale team attempted to break Team Sky's stranglehold on the Critérium du Dauphiné on Saturday's short, intense mountain stage 6. Even if their aggression moved the Frenchman up from seventh to third overall, Bardet found himself eight seconds further adrift of the overall lead by the end of the day.

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