Rui Oliveira with the flag of Portugal

Cyclist Rui Oliveira in 5th place in the Tour of Wallonia

Rui Oliveira (UAE Emirates) finished the first stage of the Tour of Wallonia, Belgium, in fifth place. The winner of the stage was Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen (Jumbo-Visma).
 In second place was the French Hugo Hofstetter (Israel Start-Up Nation) and in third place was the Belgian Gianni Vermeersch (Alpecin-Fenix).
Rui Oliveira finished fifth with the same time as the winner, as did André Carvalho (Cofidis) and Diogo Barbosa (Hagens Berman Axeon), who managed the 47th and 59th places respectively.