Egan Bernal Wins 2019 Tour De France

Egan Bernal in yellow surrounded by Team Ineos stage 21 at the Tour de France

Egan Bernal ( Team Ineos ) sealed overall victory at the 2019 Tour de France , finishing safely in the peloton on the Champs-Élysées as Caleb Ewan ( Lotto Soudal ) won the final sprint as the sun set over Paris. Ewan beat Dylan Groenewegen (Jumbo-Visma) and Niccolo' Bonifazio (Total Direct Energie) with a perfectly executed late surge on the most prestigious sprint finish in cycling. The Australian seemed too far back but kicked late into the headwind and found a line through along the barriers. Maximiliano Richeze (Deceuninck-QuickStep) was fourth after Elia Viviani lost contact with his teammates and finished 18th. Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) finished tenth in the sprint but had already mathematically won a record-breaking seventh green points jersey. Bernal hit the finish line alongside 2018 Tour de France winner and runner up this year Geraint Thomas. The two pointed at each other in celebration as they passed ...

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