Why team ineoss move to make egan bernal co leader with geraint thomas matters. Cnncolombias egan bernal will be declared 2019 tour de france champion on sunday the youngest rider to do so in 110 years.
Tour de france 2019.
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Egan bernal was crowned as the first colombian to win the tour de france and the youngest in more than a century after safely negotiating the 21st and final stage into paris sunday. After the stage 2 team time trial he had a top ten position in the general classification which he retained despite an unimpressive. Egan bernal was leading the stage when hail and snow on the final descent caused a sudden abandonment and.
Tour de france 2019. Egan bernal colombian age 22 one of the brightest young talents in the sport egan bernals star has continued to rise since joining the team in 2018. The 22 year old team ineos rider will become the first colombian to.
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Bernal was elevated to be co leader of the team with defending champion thomas for the tour de france because of the absence through injury of froome. This season has seen the colombian add overall victories at paris nice and the tour de suisse to an already impressive palmares. Inspired by his recent tour de suisse win and also by neal rogers recent column considering jakob fuglsangs own case as a tour.
After chris froomes crash thomas might have expected to lead the team single handedly in.