10 October 2019

Egan Bernal wins 103rd GranPiemonte

The Colombian rider Egan Bernal (Team INEOS) has won the 103rd GranPiemonte NamedSport, raced over a 183km route from Agliè to the Sanctuary of Oropa (Biella). The second finisher was Ivan Ramiro Sosa (Team INEOS), while the third to arrive was Nans Peters (AG2R La Mondiale).



1 – Egan Bernal (Team INEOS) – 183km in 4h24’16”, average speed 41.548 km/h

2 – Ivan Ramiro Sosa (Team INEOS) at 6″

3 – Nans Peters (AG2R La Mondiale) at 8″.


Speaking seconds after the race finish, the winner Egan Bernal said: “I’m very happy. I woke up this morning with the desire to do a good race but winning is always difficult. It’s great to finally win in Italy and a one day race for the first time. In leading me to the climb, Ivan Sosa showed that he was probably the strongest today. We’ve done a great job.”