Sonny Collbrelli (Bahrain-Merida) won the 3rd stage of the Tour de Suisse in a blanket sprint finish from Fernando Gaviria (Quickstep-Floors) and Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe). Stefan Kung (BMC Racing) hung onto the overall race leaders yellow jersey. It was a wet day of racing over at the Tour de Suisse as the peloton took on an undulating 182km stage. 3 riders animated the early part of the stage, forging clear of the break and riding to a 5-minute lead. BMC Racing and Bora-Hansgrohe did the majority of the pace setting from the peloton. Despite the rain, racing really heated over the final 30km circuit lap.
The Tour de Suisse is underway with the race itself presenting one of the final opportunities for riders to stake their selection claims for July’s Tour de France. Here is what’s happened over the first two stages..