Controversy abounds amidst the Velocast camp. John Galloway has (again) awarded Conquistador of the Day to the Tour de France stage winner, (on this occasion Vincenzo Nibali of Bahrain-Merida) - much to Scott's disgust. Scott argues the case for Laurens De Plus of Team Jumbo-Visma, but has been overruled...
Stage 17 of the 2019 saw Matteo Trenti on Mitchelton-Scott solo into Gap after forcing the selection from the main breakaway of the day. His heroics earnt him the combativity prize and the title of Conquistador of the Day.
The Velocast Podcast's John Galloway selects his Tour de France 2019 Conquistador of the Day for Stage 13, an individual time trial around Pau. Julian Alaphilippe of Deceuninck - Quick-Step was the winner with Geraint Thomas of Team INEOS second and Thomas De Gendt of Lotto Soudal third.
John Galloway of The Velocast podcast was spoilt for choice on Stage 10 of Le Tour de France with several riders catching his eye. In the end, though he's gone forLuke Roweof Team INEOS as his Conquistador of the Day.