“Until the fall at 2.5 km to go, the group there was very stretched but, as in regulation theory, we should have been classified all at the time of he winner. Today we had to be careful, keep the captain in front and as far away as possible from risk” continued the Italian of the Astana Pro Team.
“I'm fine, in the first two days I suffered the high temperatures and the race pace I was missing, even because I also come from a long period of preparation. Now, both yesterday and today, I'm starting to feel the benefits of all that work, and I'm taking confidence with the race pace, so I'm confident for the next steps” concluded Cataldo about his condition.
The Spaniard Alberto Contador kept the Yellow Jersey of the GC leader.
Tomorrow, fifth stage of the Critérium du Dauphiné 2016, La Ravoire – Vaujany (140 km), with seven Moutains Prices, one of which is the uphill finish to Vaujany (6,4 km at 6,5%).