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Froome and Team Sky headline Colombia 2.1
Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome (Team Sky) will make his first appearance in a Colombian race at the 2019 Tour Colombia 2.1, the re-branded UCI race following last season's Colombia Oro y Paz.
Fernando Gaviria, winner of three stages last year at Oro y Paz, will return to his home race this year with his new team, UAE Team Emirates. Deceuninck-QuickStep will feature Oro y Paz stage winner Julian Alaphilippe, along with Bob Jungels and Colombian sprinter Alvaro Hodeg. Astana, the sixth WorldTour team in the race, will be led by Miguel Angel Lopez.
Pro Continental teams in the 2019 race include Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec, Bardiani CSF, Hagens Berman Axeon, Israel Cycling Academy, Neri Sottoli-Selle Italia, Nippo Vini Fantini and Postobón Manzana.
Continental teams in the race are Aevolo, BetPlay Cycling Team, Coldeportes Zenú, Deprisa Bolivia, Efapel, EPM, GW Shimano, IAM Excelsior, Paisa Pride, Strongman Bicycles, Team Illuminate and Team Medellín.
There are three national teams in the race, reprsenting Colombia, Argentina and Italy.
The 2019 Tour Colombia 2.1 will take place in the Antioquia region, starting in Medellin on February 12 with a 14km team time trial. The race concludes on February 17 with the Queen stage to Alto de Palmas.
|#||Rider Name (Country) Team||Result|
|1||Egan Bernal (Col) Team Sky||20:49:03|
|2||Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar Team||0:00:08|
|3||Rigoberto Uran (Col) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale||0:00:11|
|4||Sergio Henao (Col) Team Sky||0:00:12|
|5||Daniel Martinez (Col) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale||0:00:43|
|6||Ivan Sosa (Col) Androni Giocattoli-Sidermec||0:00:45|
|7||Julian Alaphilippe (Fra) Quick-Step Floors||0:00:50|
|8||Aristobulo Cala Cala (Col) Bicicletas Strongman Colombia Coldeportes||0:01:10|
|9||Danny Alberto Osorio (Col) Orgullo Paisa||0:01:12|
|10||Jhonatan Narvaez (Ecu) Quick-Step Floors||0:01:18|
Tour Colombia 2.1 201912 February 2019 - 17 February 2019 | Antioquia | 2.1
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Estonian sprinters climb the podium in ColombiaMihkel Raim and Martin Laas jokingly credit 'potato power' for their success
Crash knocks Chris Froome from Colombia contentionTeam Sky leader was caught behind pile-up 2km into stage 5
EF Education First loses Tour Colombia jersey but keep hope aliveUran drops to third as Jungels and Alaphilippe ascend
Jungels on top of Colombia GC, but for how long?Deceuninck-QuickStep rider lowers overall expectations as mountains loom
Chris Froome: I have every faith the team will find a new sponsorFour-time Tour winner is starting his season in Colombia
Molano pounces on second chance at Tour ColombiaColombian wins stage 3 after taking over sprinting duties from sick Gaviria
Luis Villalobos abandons Tour Colombia after incident with motoAevolo rider signed with EF Education First for second half of season
Gaviria abandons Tour Colombia due to illnessColombian sprinter did not start stage 3
Team Sky to let the road decide Colombia leadershipSquad takes three-pronged approach with Chris Froome, Egan Bernal and Ivan Sosa
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2019 Tour Colombia 2.1 start listOfficial starters as of January 23