Pogacar Wins Slovenian Time Trial Title

UAE Team Emirates' Tadej Pogacar wins stage 6 of the 2019 Tour of California

Tadej Pogačar ( UAE Team Emirates ) won his first national title as a professional after winning the individual time trial at the Slovenian National Championships on Friday. He beat compatriots Matej Mohoric by 29 seconds and Jan Tratnik by 45 seconds, both from Bahrain-Merida. "I was aware of the high level of the competitors, especially considering the participation of Mohoric and Tratnik, however I was well trained, I worked hard after the Tour of California," Pogačar said in a team press release. The Slovenian course was 44km and held in Ljubljana. Pogačar covered the distance in a winning time of 49:34 to beat Mohoric and Tratnik. The victory marked his fifth of the season after winning a stage and the overall title at both the Volta ao Algarve and the Tour of California. It marks his first national title as a professional. "In the first part of the course ...

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