Bicycle race

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In a bicycle race, the man who came two places in front of the last man finished one ahead of the man who came fifth.

How many contestants were there?

SherlockHolmes Expert Asked on 1st October 2019 in

The man who came two places in front of the last man came in fourth, one ahead of the man who came in fifth.
There where two men after him so there were six contestants.

CugelTheWise Expert Answered on 10th October 2019.

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