Tour de France 2019: Egan Bernal becomes first Colombian to win title and youngest champion in 110 years

//Tour de France 2019: Egan Bernal becomes first Colombian to win title and youngest champion in 110 years

Tour de France 2019: Egan Bernal becomes first Colombian to win title and youngest champion in 110 years

Egan Bernal became the first Colombian to win the Tour de France when he retained the overall leader’s yellow jersey after Sunday’s 21st and final stage won by Caleb Ewan of Australia.The 22-year-old Bernal, the youngest rider to win the race in 110 years, gave Team Ineos – formerly Team Sky – their seventh title in the last eight editions.He beat teammate and defending champion Geraint Thomas of Britain with Dutchman Steven Kruijswijk coming home third.Also the winner of the white jersey for…

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