Gree-Tour of Guangxi 2019, stage five – full results and standings: Fernando Gaviria wins sprint finish

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Fernando Gaviria celebrates crossing the line in first - Velo
Fernando Gaviria celebrates crossing the line in first - Velo

UAE Team Emirates rider Fernando Gaviria has won stage 5 of the Tour of Guangxi.

In the final sprint for the line, the Colombian beat Pascal Ackermann (Bora-Hansgrohe) and Matteo Trentin (Mitchelton-Scott).

Enric Mas (Deceuninck-QuickStep) was well protected by his teammates and finished safely in the front group and so retains his overall race lead before Tuesday's final stage around Guilin.

The Gree-Tour of Guangxi concludes this year's WorldTour with Tuesday's 168.3km sixth stage around Guilin.

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