Aleksandr Vlasov powers to Tour de Romandie victory after time-trial win

The BORA-hansgrohe rider won stage five's mountainous time-trial by 31 seconds.

Aleksandr Vlasov at Tour de Romandie 2022.
(Image credit: Photo by FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP via Getty Images)

Aleksandr Vlasov (BORA-hansgrohe) put in a dominant time-trial performance to win stage five of the Tour de Romandie, securing overall victory in the process.

The Russian rider backed up yesterday's second-place finish, in which his teammate Sergio Higuita won the stage, with an impressive ride over the 15.84km mountainous time-trial course.

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