Bernal: Targeting the Giro d'Italia is the best decision for me

LA CALMETTE FRANCE FEBRUARY 04 Egan Arley Bernal Gomez of Colombia and Team INEOS Grenadiers during the 51st toile de Bessges Tour du Gard 2021 Stage 2 a 154km stage from SaintGenis to La Calmette EDB2020 on February 04 2021 in La Calmette France Photo by Luc ClaessenGetty Images
Egan Bernal of Ineos Grenadiers during stage 2 of Etoile de Bessges-Tour du Gard 2021 (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Egan Bernal says he’s relishing the prospect of making his racing debut at the Giro d’Italia this season rather than focusing on the Tour de France.

“I think it’s the best decision,” Bernal told Cyclingnews just prior to the start of the second stage of the Étoile de Bessèges in Saint-Génies-de-Malgoirès.

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