‘Just stay calm and relaxed’: Tao Geoghegan Hart one day from second-ever overall victory

Barring major disaster, the Ineos Grenadiers rider will wrap up overall victory at the Tour of the Alps in Brunico on Friday

Tao Geoghegan Hart
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Four days have passed at the Tour of the Alps, and barring a major mishap on the final day, Tao Geoghegan Hart (Ineos Grenadiers) should wrap up overall victory in Brunico tomorrow. 

Stage four was a day for the breakaway, with victory coming from Movistar’s Gregor Mühlberger. What made it more meaningful for the Austrian was the fact he had not taken a victory for 1,000 days.

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Tom Thewlis

Tom has been writing for Cycling Weekly since 2022 and his news stories, rider interviews and features appear both online and in the magazine. 

Since joining the team, he has reported from some of professional cycling's biggest races and events including the Tour de France and the World Championships in Glasgow. He has also covered races elsewhere across the world. 

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