CyclingQuotes.com uses cookies for statistics and targeting ads. This information is shared with third parties.
ACCEPT COOKIES » MORE INFO »

Every day we bring you more pro-cycling news

"Honestly, it was a tough stage for me. In the last climb Eduard Vorganov brought me perfectly to the front, so I started the climb in a good position. Just before the top there were a lot of attacks in the group, I tried to respond.&q...

Photo: Katusha Team

ILNUR ZAKARIN

RIDER PROFILE
|
NEWS

TOUR DE POLOGNE

RACE PROFILE
|
NEWS
07.08.2015 @ 00:15 Posted by Emil Axelgaard

Ilnur Zakarin finished 10th in the first mountain stage of the Tour de Pologne in Zakopane. The fifth stage of the race ended with the victory of Bart De Clercq from Lotto Soudal, who attacked from the leading group with 5 km to go. Three seconds later two counterattacking riders reached the finish. Diego Ulissi from Lampre-Merida was second. Sebastien Reichenbach from IAM Cycling completed the daily podium. Four seconds later the chasing group with Ilnur Zakarin arrived.

 

"Honestly, it was a tough stage for me. In the last climb Eduard Vorganov brought me perfectly to the front, so I started the climb in a good position. Just before the top there were a lot of attacks in the group, I tried to respond, but I did not have much energy in the legs. After we passed the top of the climb I lost a little bit contact with the group, but I was able to come back in the downhill. I am happy I managed to finish with all the favorites. Tomorrow we will have another hard day in the mountains. I will try to recover as much as possible before the decisive stage," explained Ilnur Zakarin.

 

The fifth stage of the Tour de Pologne started in Novy Sacz and ended in Zakopane after 223 km of racing. Six riders created a daily breakaway in the first part but already with 50 km to go this breakaway was neutralized. Right after that the peloton saw a number of attacks. Thus, before the penultimate climb there was a reduced leading group of 40 riders, while in the last climb the group was whittled down to 15 – 20 riders. The decisive attack came from Bart De Clercq in the flat part with only 5 km to go.

 

De Clercq took the lead in the general classification of the Tour de Pologne. Ilnur Zakarin moved up to 10th place, 17 seconds behind the leader.

 

Tomorrow it is the decisive mountain stage – 174 km in Bukovina with 8 climbs and an uphill finish.

MORE NEWS:

VIEW SELECTED

The Best Danish Cyclist To Bet On At 2022 Tour De France 13.01.2022 @ 15:262022 Upcoming Tournament Overview 03.01.2022 @ 09:45Best Place to Find Stand-Up Paddleboards 16.06.2021 @ 08:16What are Primoz Roglic’s Chances to Win 2021 Tour de Fr... 17.03.2021 @ 08:37Amazing victory by young champion Sarah Gigante 04.02.2021 @ 14:21Three reasons why cycling is one of the best ways to ex... 28.09.2020 @ 12:03Why do businesses use meeting room managers? 14.09.2020 @ 13:42Five things that you can do, if you want to gain more f... 20.08.2020 @ 15:38One for the road 09.06.2020 @ 15:25List of CyclingQuotes previews 07.05.2020 @ 13:20Blue Energy: room for all interests 26.08.2019 @ 12:56Get your daily dose of exercise at home 08.07.2019 @ 10:443 good advice to be able to afford your favorite bike 25.02.2019 @ 12:32Cycle through gorgeous landscapes 22.10.2018 @ 21:41Balance Your Economy and Diet and Start Saving Money 08.10.2018 @ 11:18Stay Safe: 3 Helmets That Can Keep Your Head Protected... 20.07.2018 @ 07:59Planning to bet on Tour De France - Bet types and strat... 24.05.2018 @ 14:18Basics of cycling betting 25.10.2017 @ 13:10Bauer moves to ORICA-SCOTT 28.08.2017 @ 10:45End of the road for CyclingQuotes 08.01.2017 @ 16:00Rui Costa confirms Giro participation 07.01.2017 @ 12:55Van Avermaet: I am not afraid of Sagan 07.01.2017 @ 09:45Unchanged course for E3 Harelbeke 07.01.2017 @ 09:32Jenner takes surprise win at Australian U23 Championships 07.01.2017 @ 08:53No replacement for Meersman at Fortuneo-Vital Concept 06.01.2017 @ 19:14Barguil with two goals in 2017 06.01.2017 @ 19:06More details about French Vuelta start emerges 06.01.2017 @ 14:16Kristoff to start season at Etoile de Besseges 06.01.2017 @ 14:10Ion Izagirre announces schedule for first year at Bahrain 06.01.2017 @ 12:40JLT Condor optimistic for Herald Sun Tour 06.01.2017 @ 09:19Haas leads Dimension Data trio in fight for Australian... 06.01.2017 @ 09:15Sagan spearheads Bora-hansgrohe at Tour Down Under 06.01.2017 @ 09:12Henao and Thomas lead Sky Down Under 06.01.2017 @ 09:09Bauer crowned New Zealand TT champion 06.01.2017 @ 08:33Van der Poel ready to defend Dutch title 05.01.2017 @ 21:00Pantano ambitious for first Tour with Trek 05.01.2017 @ 20:41Landa with new approach to the Giro 05.01.2017 @ 20:36Sunweb Development Team sign Goos and Zepuntke 05.01.2017 @ 20:27Dumoulin confirms Giro participation 05.01.2017 @ 20:19Bauer targets victories in Quick-Step debut 05.01.2017 @ 20:16Gaviria and Boonen lead Quick-Step in San Juan 05.01.2017 @ 20:13Team Sunweb presented in Germany 05.01.2017 @ 20:09ASO take over major German WorldTour race 05.01.2017 @ 11:01Team Sunweb unveil new jersey 05.01.2017 @ 10:54Reactions from the Australian TT Championships 05.01.2017 @ 08:27Dennis defends Australian TT title 05.01.2017 @ 08:21Scotson takes back to back U23 TT titles in Australia 05.01.2017 @ 08:15Utrecht on track to host 2020 Vuelta 04.01.2017 @ 18:28Pre-season setback for Talansky 04.01.2017 @ 17:56Kristoff: It's not impossible for me to win in Rou... 04.01.2017 @ 17:49Boom close to first cyclo-cross win in LottoNL debut 04.01.2017 @ 17:40UAE Abu Dhabi make late signing of Arab rider 04.01.2017 @ 17:36UAE Abu Dhabi unveil new jersey 04.01.2017 @ 17:30BMC unveil race schedule 04.01.2017 @ 17:21Androni sign Costa Rican super talent 04.01.2017 @ 17:13

Currently no news in this list

Nadia ROJAS
36 years | today
Enes Talha AY
27 years | today
Angelo VANDAELE
35 years | today
Noah DETALLE
20 years | today
Jordi WARLOP
27 years | today

© CyclingQuotes.com