Lukas Pöstlberger (Bora-Hansgrohe) resisted the return of the peloton to afford the 2nd stage of this Criterium du Dauphiné 2021.

After a first stage won alone by Brent Van Moer (Lotto-Soudal) on Sunday, rebelote Monday 31 May. But this time it was Lukas Pöstlberger (Bora-Hansgrohe) who won alone after a 170-kilometer breakaway out of the 173 of this second stage between Brioude and Saugues. A stage victory and especially the yellow leader’s jersey for the Austrian, thanks to the bonus game.

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