“I thought I had it,” he said. “I realised in the last 50 metres that I didn’t.”
Jack Bauer on almost winning stage 15 of the Tour de France which saw him and Martin Elmiger in a two man breakaway for nearly the whole stage and being caught 24 metres out from the finish line. The Cor Vos photograph comes from CyclingTips' coverage of the New Zealand rider's efforts.
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