Costa celebrates back-to-back Tour de Suisse victories

It's been 26 years since a rider has won consecutive overall titles at the Tour de Suisse (Andy Hampsten, 1986-87), but Portugal's Rui Costa (Movistar) achieved that feat today after a convincing victory in the concluding mountain time trial from Bad Ragaz to Flumserberg. Costa started the 26.8km time in second overall behind Mathias Frank (BMC), but the 26-year-old Costa put in a masterful effort against the clock to win his second stage of the year's Tour de Suisse and the final yellow jersey.

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