Egan Bernal aims to capitalise on sense of uncertainty at Tour de France | Jeremy Whittle

05 July 2019 04:06
Young Colombian is tasked with filling the Chris Froome void for Team Ineos and is starting as this year’s race favouriteFor once, Team Ineos, formerly Team Sky, may not have it all their own way at the Tour de France. The absence of Chris Froome, the speculation over defending champion Geraint Thomas’s form and the youth and inexperience of Egan Bernal is fuelling a sense of expectation and uncertainty as the opening stage of the 2019 Tour sets off from Brussels. Related: Tour de France offers TV viewers a soothing look at some brutal sport Related: Caleb Ewan: ‘I will be pinching myself on the Tour de France start line’ | Kieran Pender Continue readingreadfullarticle

Source: TheGuardian