Egan Bernal: In cycling, you can't lie

Egan Bernal training in Colombia
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Sunday ought to have been the final day of the 2020 Tour de France, but rather than pedalling along the Champs-Élysées, Egan Bernal finds himself aboard a charter flight from Bogota to Madrid with his fellow Colombian professional riders.

Bernal has been in Colombia since the coronavirus pandemic interrupted the season in March and he will resume his campaign at La Route d’Occitanie (August 1-4) and then ride the Tour de l’Ain and the Critérium du Dauphiné before lining up at the rescheduled Tour de France, which gets underway in Nice on August 29.

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