Egan Bernal to return to racing at Tour of Denmark, eight months after horror crash

Ineos Grenadiers confirm that Tour de France and Giro d'Italia winner will race on Tuesday

Egan Bernal
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Egan Bernal is set to return to racing on Tuesday, lining up at the Tour of Denmark, just eight months after the training crash which almost left him paralysed.

Ineos Grenadiers confirmed that the Colombian would race for the first time in 2022 at the five-stage race which begins this week.

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Adam Becket
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Adam is Cycling Weekly’s news editor – his greatest love is road racing but as long as he is cycling on tarmac, he's happy. Before joining Cycling Weekly he spent two years writing for Procycling, where he interviewed riders and wrote about racing. He's usually out and about on the roads of Bristol and its surrounds. Before cycling took over his professional life, he covered ecclesiastical matters at the world’s largest Anglican newspaper and politics at Business Insider. Don't ask how that is related to cycling.