Jarlinson Pantano wins stage nine of the Tour de Suisse as Miguel Angel Lopez seals overall

Miguel Angel Lopez was almost the strongest on the day and clearly the strongest overall as he lit up stage nine of the Tour de Suisse and came out on top in the GC

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Miguel Angel Lopez (Astana) completed the overall win at the 2016 Tour de Suisse with a strong ride on stage nine.

It had looked like he might take the stage win as he crested the final climb on his own, but a regrouping saw him sprint to fourth on the finish line. Jarlinson Pantano (IAM Cycling) was the quickest on the day, and was clearly ecstatic with the stage win.

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Jack Elton-Walters hails from the Isle of Wight, and would be quick to tell anyone that it's his favourite place to ride. He has covered a varied range of topics for Cycling Weekly, producing articles focusing on tech, professional racing and cycling culture. He moved on to work for Cyclist Magazine in 2017 where he stayed for four years until going freelance. He now returns to Cycling Weekly from time-to-time to cover racing, review cycling gear and write longer features for print and online.