The Slovene team Jumbo-Visa successfully defended the overall tour on the hilly sixth stage over 214 km from Courthezon to Aubagne. In the daily success of the Frenchman Mathieu BurgAudeau from Team Totalergies Roglic reached the target in the top group. His lead on the total expedients Simon Yates (United Kingdom / Team BikeExchange Jayco) is 39 seconds. Best German became John Degenkolb (Gera / DSM) on the 13th place. No more in the race is simon. The healthy Berlin from Team Cofidis renounced a start. Defending champion Maximilian Schachmann (Berlin / Bora-Hansgrohe) had gave rise to health problems before the fourth stage. Roglic can provide a preliminary decision on Saturday. The seventh and penultimate stage leads over 155.2 km from Nice to the mountain arrival at the Col de Turini.