The SD Worx rider had almost 0.5w/kg more to give when she attacked on the Col du Tourmalet.
The race for the podium is going to be more competitive than ever. From Demi Vollering to Juliette Labous, here are the leading candidates for the top spots in cycling's biggest prize.
Labous moves into second overall as Ewers slips back.
The French rider will be the most experienced and most successful rider on the Team DSM roster for 2023.
Juliette Labous: Loss of Annemiek van Vleuten at UCI Road World Championships would make for ‘whole different road race’
The Frenchwoman says that the race will 'blow apart' on the Mount Keira climb.
Dutchwoman finishes over three minutes clear of nearest rival Demi Vollering, siezes control ahead of race ahead of final stage summit finish.
Juliette Labous aiming for home success at the Tour de France Femmes: ‘Everything is still possible’
French 23-year-old has taken a real step up in 2022 and is hoping to go up against the top riders when the race reaches the mountains.
Annemiek van Vleuten extends her lead in the overall standings.
Vuelta a Burgos Féminas stage 4: Vollering wins atop Lagunas de Neila as Labous claims overall victory
Labous’s second-place enough to secure overall win, Muzic third on Lagunas de Neila summit finish.
World championships: What Ellen van Dijk, Amber Neben, and others said after another Dutch time trial victory
"A bike change is not what anyone wants during a world championships TT," Leah Thomas said.