Egan Bernal and Ineos would have decided to put an end to the 2022 season of the Colombian cyclist in advancedespite having planned two more races initially, as reported by La Gazzetta dello Sport.
After his reappearance in four races this year’s auction after his successful recovery from the accident suffered on the roads of Cundinamarca in January of this year, the champion of the Tour de France 2019 and of Tour of Italy 2021 rhe would leave the country early to undergo a routine operationincluded in your recovery process.
“There is a change of plans for Bernalwho had returned to the group in mid-August in the Tour of Denmark after the accident on January 24 in Colombia in a training session in which he had risked his life,” the Italian outlet announced.
“I should anticipate the return to Colombia to perform a planned operation on the patella (cleaning of the joint), which is part of his recovery program,” he added in this regard.
Egan returned to the peloton with four runs
Against all odds after his tragic accident, Egan Bernal has managed to be present in four races this yearcovering more than 1,500 kilometers for a total of 11 stages.
Tour of Denmark: Egan officially reappeared in the competitions on Danish territory, a race in which he contested five stages, abandoning on the last day.
Return to Germany: The Zipaquieño runner was present in four stages and the prologue of the German competition, retiring once again on the last day.
Tuscany Tour: In this Italian classic he also played a gregarious role, leaving the day before the finish line.
Sabatini Cup: Egan contributed his work to the title of his compatriot Daniel Felipe Martínez, being his only race, to date, in which he was able to cross the finish line, finishing in 28th place.