2020 Critérium du Dauphiné stage 1 highlights - Video

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 SAINT CHRISTO EN JAREZ FRANCE  AUGUST 12 Arrival  Wout Van Aert of Belgium and Team Jumbo  Visma  Celebration  during the 72nd Criterium du Dauphine 2020 Stage 1 a 2185km stage from Clermont Ferrand to Saint Christo en Jarez 752m  dauphine  Dauphin  on August 12 2020 in Saint Christo en Jarez France Photo by AnneChristine Poujoulat  PoolGetty Images
SAINT CHRISTO EN JAREZ FRANCE AUGUST 12 Arrival Wout Van Aert of Belgium and Team Jumbo Visma Celebration during the 72nd Criterium du Dauphine 2020 Stage 1 a 2185km stage from Clermont Ferrand to Saint Christo en Jarez 752m dauphine Dauphin on August 12 2020 in Saint Christo en Jarez France Photo by AnneChristine Poujoulat PoolGetty Images

Wout van Aert of Jumbo-Visma powered away from his rivals in the final kilometre to the win stage 1 of the Critérium du Dauphiné in a select uphill sprint in Saint-Christo-en-Jarez.

Primoz Roglic, Tom Dumoulin and Steven Kruijswijk were among the Jumbo-Visma teammates to lead the attack on the final fourth-category Col de la Gachet and launch the Belgian to a third victory this month after he won Milan-San Remo and Strade Bianche.

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"I told the guys I was feeling good and wanted to give it a go," said Van Aert at the finish. "When we started to go uphill I had a whole yellow train in front. Primoz, Tom, and Steven are the leaders for us here but they still helped me. This is a big team victory, and we keep the momentum."

The stage included seven categorised climbs across 218 kilometres. All five days of racing will feature summit finishes this week.

Watch the summary of stage 1 of the Critérium du Dauphiné in the video highlights above.