Geschke has to wear Tour’s polka-dot jersey despite losing lead

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Germany’s Simon Geschke was still wearing the polka-dot jersey at the Tour de France on Friday but readily admitted he would prefer to shed it. Geschke wore the coveted jersey over nine days as mountain classification leader but on Thursday lost first place to Denmark’s Jonas Vingegaard in the final stage in the Pyrenees. But with Vingegaard also the overall leader and thus sporting the yellow jersey, Geschke as the second-best mounztain rider will continue wearing the polka-dot jersey on Vingegaard’s behalf and most likely will also end the Tour in Paris in it on Sunday. “I am not really the …

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