3rd place for Sonny Colbrelli at Stage 2 on Tour de Romandie
Morges (Switzerland), Thursday May 2nd – Second stage at the Tour de Romandie has brought to Team Bahrain Merida 3rd place. Sonny Colbrelli contesting a bunch sprint in the group that came to the finish line about 1 minute behind the solo winner from Switzerland, Küng Stefan Groupama – FDJ.
“Too bad that one of the escapees brought it home. We were present in the final and Jan Tratnik led me perfect out. I opened the sprint early, then Sam Bennet BORA – hansgrohe was able to pass me. All in all, I can say it’s a good result,” said Sonny Colbrelli who expected a good result today.
Unfortunately, our rider Feng Chun – kai crashed on a wet road at downhill. “He has no fracture”, team doctor Luca Pollastri informed us from the local hospital “but he injured badly his left elbow and left hand. He won’t be able to continue this race but he will recover in few days and most probably he will be able to continue his scheduled racing programme.”
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