Peters earned a stage win on the first day in the Pyrenees

By Chuck Gibson (Interview quotes provided by Le Tour de France)

INTERNATIONAL (September 5, 2020) – Nans Peters rode away from the leaders and made his way across the finish line at the end of a gruelling 4 hour ride in the mountains to claim his first Tour de France stage win. 

Nans Peters on the podium after winning Stage 8 of Tour de France 2020 (Provided)

Adam Yates retained the overall lead and will wear the Yellow Jersey for a fourth consecutive day Sunday. The Tour continues in the mountains Sunday before riders get their first official rest day on Monday. Primoz Roglic remains only 3 seconds behind Yates as he bids for a chance to wear the Yellow Jersey and take the overall race lead. 

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