Ganna: It's not easy to win time trials in the rainbow jersey

UAE Tour 2021
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Filippo Ganna (Ineos Grenadiers) is making it look easy. Over a year has passed since he last experienced defeat in an individual time trial and his supremacy was never in doubt on stage 2 of the UAE Tour.

The world champion averaged some 55.9kph in the 13km test to beat Stefan Bisseger (EF Education-Nippo) by 14 seconds, with only two other riders finishing within half a minute of his time.

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