Hirschi continues to impress with World Championships bronze

Marc Hirschi
Marc Hirschi gets the bronze medal at Imola Worlds (Image credit: Getty Images)

Switzerland’s Marc Hirschi continued his run of important results after his stage victory at the Tour de France and award as the most aggressive ride, with third place at the World Championships in Imola.

The 22-year-old beat former world champion Michal Kwiatkowski, Jakob Fuglsang and Promiž Roglič to win bronze, with only Julian Alaphilippe on another level as he won alone, while as expected, Wout van Aert won the sprint for second place. 

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Stephen Farrand
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Stephen is the most experienced member of the Cyclingnews team, having reported on professional cycling since 1994. He has been Head of News at Cyclingnews since 2022, before which he held the position of European editor since 2012 and previously worked for Reuters, Shift Active Media, and CyclingWeekly, among other publications.