The Tour of Guangxi is the last race of the WorldTour season and Tim Wellens and the Lotto Soudal team said goodbye in the best possible way... by winning. Looks like the Chinese took a leaf out of the Vuelta a España book and built a new road for the race.
The Tour of Guangxi is a colorful race with many fans out in local dress. Stage 5 saw a bunch sprint, but triple stage winner Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) was beaten by Dylan Groenewegen (LottoNl-Jumbo). Tim Wellens (Lotto Soudal) has a 6 second lead over Bauke Mollema (Trek-Segafredo) going into the final stage.
Stage 5 of the Tour of Guangxi went to Dylan Groenewegen (LottoNl-Jumbo), the Dutchman out-sprinted triple stage winner Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) and Magnus Cort Nielsen (Orica-Scott). Tim Wellens (Lotto Soudal) still has the overall lead going into the final stage.