Crash and positioning cost Ewan in UAE Tour sprint

UAE Tour 2020 - 2nd Edition - 4th stage Zabeel Park - Dubai City Walk 173 km - 26/02/2020 - Caleb Ewan (AUS - Lotto Soudal) - photo Dario Belingheri/BettiniPhoto©2020
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Caleb Ewan (Lotto Soudal) came back from an early crash on stage 4 of the UAE Tour but missed out on a second stage in this year's race after poor positioning cost him.

The stage was won by Dylan Groenewegen (Jumbo-Visma)  who picked up his first victory in the race to draw him level with Ewan and Pascal Ackermann on one win each. Ewan crossed the line in fourth, behind Fernando Gaviria and Ackermann.

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Daniel Benson

Daniel Benson was the Editor in Chief at between 2008 and 2022. Based in the UK, he joined the Cyclingnews team in 2008 as the site's first UK-based Managing Editor. In that time, he reported on over a dozen editions of the Tour de France, several World Championships, the Tour Down Under, Spring Classics, and the London 2012 Olympic Games. With the help of the excellent editorial team, he ran the coverage on Cyclingnews and has interviewed leading figures in the sport including UCI Presidents and Tour de France winners.