Alessandro Covi wins stage two of Ruta del Sol with late attack

The UAE Team Emirates rider left the rest of the bunch behind on a cobbled finish in Andalucia.

Alessandro Covi at the Ruta del Sol 2022.
(Image credit: Bas Czerwinski/Getty Images)

Alessandro Covi of UAE Team Emirates picked up his second win of the year as he made a late attack to snatch stage two of the Ruta del Sol 2022.

The Italian, who looked strong in the opening stage of the Andalucian five-day race, broke away from the bunch inside the final kilometre and was untouchable on the steep cobbled finish in Alcalá la Real. 

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