Barguil believes Col d'Aspin descent can cause gaps

As the Tour de France peloton hits the mountains on Friday, there will surely be one rider in high spirits, namely Warren Barguil (Giant-Alpecin). The 24-year-old won the team’s internal Euro 2016 football sweepstake, successfully predicting France’s 2-0 victory over Germany in Thursday night’s semi-final. With a nice bonus in the bag, he kicks off his Pyrenees campaign. As it turns out Barguil, who hails from Brittany, loves to ride his bike in the area.

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