Defending Tour de France champion Bernal slips to third overall on Puy Mary

CANTAL FRANCE SEPTEMBER 11 Arrival Egan Arley Bernal Gomez of Colombia and Team INEOS Grenadiers White Best Young Jersey during the 107th Tour de France 2020 Stage 13 a 1915km stage from ChtelGuyon to Pas de PeyrolLe Puy Mary Cantal 1589m TDF2020 LeTour on September 11 2020 in Cantal France Photo by Benoit Tessier PoolGetty Images
Egan Bernal struggled to limit his losses on the steep slopes of Le Puy Mary (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Egan Bernal's defence of his Tour de France title took a hit on Friday on the steep, unrelenting grades of the final kilometres of the Puy Mary on stage 13, with the Ineos rider conceding 38 seconds to race leader Primož Roglič (Jumbo-Visma).

The Colombian also lost ground on Tadej Pogačar (UAE Team Emirates), who finished alongside his compatriot Roglič and moved into second place overall.

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