May 22, 2024

Westside People

Complete News World

“I was riding for Urška's mother today” – Tadej Pogačar's win in Liège relieves two years of pain

“I was riding for Urška's mother today” – Tadej Pogačar's win in Liège relieves two years of pain

Tadej Bujar (Team Emirates) concluded his spring season with a historic win in Liège-Bastogne-Liège, which he dedicated to the mother of his fiancée, Urska Ziegart, who passed away before the 2022 race.

The Slovenian was the favorite for the 2022 edition of the race but announced he would not be running in the race on the eve of the race following tragic personal news. In his post-race interview following his 2024 win, he explained how important the influence was to him.