On the second day of competition after the official resumption of the teams racing calendar, UAE Team Emirates claimed their latest win. The win came to Fernando Gaviria, who dominated the final sprint on the 2nd stage of the Vuelta a Burgos, 168 km from Castrojeriz to Villadiego with Arnaud Démare (Groupama-FDJ) and Sam Bennett (Deceunick-Quick Step) rounding out the podium.
Gaviria told: “The compactness of the team was exceptional: we had to do without three riders, therefore not being able to work to keep the escape at bay, but we counted in the final on our good legs and a little luck to finish off a good sprint”.
Stage 2 results:
1.Fernando Gaviria (UAE Team Emirates) 3:35:38
2.Arnaud Démare (Groupama-FDJ) ”
3.Sam Bennett (Deceuninck Quick Step) “