Egan Bernal: 'I'm always learning something new from Chris Froome'

The Colombian is lining up alongside the four-time Tour de France winner in Catalunya this week

Chris Froome and Egan Bernal on stage one of the 2019 Volta a Catalunya (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

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Egan Bernal says he is always trying to learn something new when riding alongside four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome.

The Team Sky pair line-up together for the second time this season at the Volta a Catalunya, which started on Monday. Bernal and Froome also rode together at the Tour Colombia in February, Froome's only competitive appearance so far this year after pulling out of the UAE Tour.

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Richard Windsor

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