Stefan Küng by the French Team Groupama-FDJ through 174,4 km solo. The Thurgau was already cracking early in the race with five other drivers. The sextet, with Claudio Imhof, another Swiss listened, went out on the road in the direction of the lake of Geneva a maximum lead of almost five minutes. As the cushion was 13 km in front of the goal just 75 seconds, put Küng everything on one card, got rid of his last two fleeing companions, and raced ultimately scores his second victory of the Season.
As his Team celebrates the victory on Twitter.
???????? VICTOIRE DE STEFAN KÜNG ???????? the— Équipe Cycliste Groupama-FDJ (@GroupamaFDJ) 2. May 2019
Résistant pour plus d'une minute au retour du peloton, @stefankueng remporte en champion la deuxième étape du Tour de Romandie ???? pic.twitter.com/Z59ZKUuApb
For Küng, it was already the third stage success in the tour. 2015 in Freiburg, and 2017 in a COP, he had succeeded also as an outlier, and similar adverse weather conditions.
Roglic remains Leader
remains in The yellow leader's Jersey on the shoulders of Primoz Roglic. Last year's winner from Slovenia, who had taken over after his stage victory on Wednesday in La Chaux-de-Fonds, the lead in the overall standings, is still ten seconds ahead of the Portuguese Rui Costa.
On the 3. Stage on Friday, the driver expects a 160-km-long circular route with Start and finish in the medieval town of Romont in the Canton of Fribourg. The following day, the five-part, steep slopes studded 'Queen' stage to the Valais, before the tour in Geneva on Sunday with an individual time trial comes to an end. (red)
Created: 02.05.2019, 17:32 PM