Stage 8 was held on what was described as a 'Worlds style circuit' in Napoli. The action was from the gun on this lumpy course and the break of the day went away in the first meters. The money was on Mathieu van der Poel and Biniam Girmay, but it was Thomas De Gendt who sneaked away in a counter-attack and won the sprint.
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Stage Report: Stage 8 was a big game of cat and mouse and the mouse was Thomas de Gendt (Lotto Soudal), the cats were Julian Alaphilippe (Deceuninck - Quick-Step) and Thibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ), followed by a pack of more cats. De Gendt attacked his companions, behind; Alaphilippe and Pinot chased, but he held on for the win. Alaphilippe has the yellow jersey back on his shoulders.
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