Dumoulin shrugs off pressure to take first yellow jersey in Tour de France

The Tour de France's Grand Depart is just days away, and the Dutch fans are eagerly awaiting a potential historic moment: Giant-Alpecin's Tom Dumoulin is a prime candidate to win the opening time trial and become the first Dutchman since Erik Breukink in 1989 to don the maillot jaune. With two time trial wins and a third place overall in the recent Tour de Suisse, his supporters have been whipped into a frenzy, already donning yellow shirts that read "Ik ben een Dumoulist", but the man himself has been studiously ignoring the pressure.

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