"I'm looking forward to tomorrow more than today because of the stress of the flat stages. Tomorrow it's gonna be very difficult from the beginning and the finish will be hard too. I certainly haven't secured the white jersey yet. It's still a long way to go. The guys behind me are very strong. I'll watch them and if I find a good opportunity at the end, I'll try my luck."
Simon Yates: "I'll watch my rivals tomorrow"
interview12.07.2017Stage 11- Eymet / Pau
"In stages like today and yesterday, it's difficult to say if I'm in the shape I want to or not because it's just about cruising in the bunch. Tomorrow, I'll know more in the mountains but I certainly like to think that my curve is still on the up. I'm hoping to hit the last week in the best shape I've ever been. I think the number 1 priority will be to not allow someone to come back on GC and I'll keep a close eye on Aru. I'll stick to him like glue."
jersey wearers after the stage 18
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