"I've got nothing to lose so I'm going to gamble. Stage 17 is my best opportunity, but I think there's a few dangerous stages that people haven't really focused on. There's a few dark horse stage coming up and you've got to have your wits about you there, or things can go pear-shaped."
- Hugh Carthy. Fourth place stage 13 TT. Sits 47 sec behind Primoz Roglic, 8 sec behind Richard Carapaz.