Caleb Ewan again proved that if he is in a good position before the sprint, he will probably finish first. The Australian overtook Arnaud Demare in the last metres of the pavé straight, winning Tirreno-Adriatico stage 3.
It has been a great start to the new season for Cofidis, who took their fourth victory in 2022 in Tour de la Provence Stage 2.
Stage 1 of Tour de la Provence had a parcours fit for the sprinters but winds of up to 45 km/h provided an opportunity for the powerhouse that is INEOS to take control.
High level climbers will clash in Tour de la Provence 2022, which features Nairo Quintana and Ivan Sosa, who both performed at a very high level on Chalet Reynard in the 2020 and 2021 editions respectively