Simon Clark wins Stage 5 of the Tour de France

Israel Premier Tech’s Simon Clarke won Stage 5 of the Tour de France with a photo finish after a 157km run from Lille to Arenberg on 20km of paved quarry roads on Wednesday.

Jumbo’s Belgian Wout van Aert retained his leader’s yellow jersey despite a nasty fall, but teammate Primož Roglic lost about two minutes to defending champion and fellow Slovenian Tadej Pogacar.

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