Stage 12

2015 Tour Stage 12 highlights: Rodriguez fends off elements to take superb solo win

Rodriguez had to endure some tough weather conditions to take the win.

Credit: ITV

Joaquim Rodriguez battled the elements to ride to a wonderful solo victory on a rain-hit Stage 12 as Chris Froome endured significant attacks from his rivals to maintain a large lead in the yellow jersey.

Rodriguez, the Spanish rider who won stage three of this year's Tour, soloed to victory on the 195-kilometre route from Lannemezan to Plateau de Beille.

  • Stage 12