Egan Bernal: It is time to be back at the Tour de France

Colombian Egan Bernal of Team Ineos wearing the yellow jersey pictured ahead of the final stage of the 106th edition of the Tour de France cycling race from Rambouillet to Paris ChampsElysees 128km France Sunday 28 July 2019 This years Tour de France starts in Brussels and takes place from July 6th to July 28thBELGA PHOTO YORICK JANSENS Photo credit should read YORICK JANSENSAFP via Getty Images
Egan Bernal of Team Ineos wearing the yellow jersey at the 2019 Tour de France (Image credit: Getty Images)

Egan Bernal has revealed that he would like to race the Tour de France next year, saying that it is time that he was back at the race that he won in 2019.

Speaking to Cyclingnews at the Giro d’Italia Criterium in Dubai, the Ineos Grenadiers rider said: “I think I have to see the parcours so far, but hopefully I will be riding in the Tour. I would probably like to be back there, and to do well again.”

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Adam Becket is the staff writer for Procycling magazine. Prior to covering the sport of cycling, he wrote about ecclesiastical matters for the Church Times and politics for Business Insider. He has degrees in history and journalism. A keen cyclist himself, Adam’s favourite race is the Tour of Flanders or Strade Bianche, and he can't wait to go to the Piazza del Campo for the end of the race one day.