Pogacar says 'It's not over yet' after losing Tour de France lead on Col du Granon

Tadej Pogacar on stage 11 of the Tour de France
Tadej Pogacar on stage 11 of the Tour de France (Image credit: Vincent Kalut/PN/SprintCyclingAgency)

Jumbo-Visma, unable to break Tadej Pogačar's steely grip on the lead of the 2022 Tour de France for five days, succeeded in cracking the two-time Tour champion on the first high-altitude mountain stage to the Col du Granon. 

It is the first time any team has succeeded in breaking the young Slovenian's dominance that took hold when he dramatically snatched victory from Primož Roglič at the 2020 Tour. 

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Laura Weislo has been with Cyclingnews since 2006 after making a switch from a career in science. As Managing Editor, she coordinates coverage for North American events and global news. As former elite-level road racer who dabbled in cyclo-cross and track, Laura has a passion for all three disciplines. When not working she likes to go camping and explore lesser traveled roads, paths and gravel tracks. Laura specialises in covering doping, anti-doping, UCI governance and performing data analysis.