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Caleb Ewan wins Crash Marred Stage 3
Caleb Ewan wins a Crash Marred Stage 3

Ewan out sprinted Sagan and Niccolo Bonifazio to win his second stage at the 2017 Santos Tour Down Under.

Caleb Ewan had work to do on the final run into Victor Harbor, in the closing hundred metres he came from the back to outsprint Sagan, who lead out the initial sprint. A crash was inevitable and Gorka Izagirre went down pretty hard after a touch of wheels. 

Race Leader Richie Porte finished safely in the bunch with his BMC team mates.

BORA's Jay McCarthy fights for time bonuses at Tour Down Under
BORA´s Jay McCarthy fights for time bonuses at Tour Down Under

The Tour Down Under was presented with its first summit finish on stage 2.

After the team picked up time bonuses throughout the day, Jay McCarthy held onto his fourth spot in the GC, looking ahead to the hard riding on the days to come. Sponsored by hansgrohe, the profile of stage 3 will see fireworks as the race for the GC hots up. With some of the most challenging terrain of the race, there’s barely a moment of flat road between the start in Glenelg and the finish in Victor Harbor.

The short, sharp kicks of the finishing circuit, ridden four times, could encourage late attacks and a GC shake up!

BMC's Richie Porte wins Stage 2 after Solo Attack Down Under
BMCs Richie Porte  wins Stage 2 after Solo Attack

Richie Porte of BMC Racing Team is the new leader of the Tour Down Under after finishing solo to win the second stage.

Porte launched an attack at the base of the Paracombe climb and crossed the finish line 16 seconds ahead of Movistar's Gorka Izagirre Insausti and Orica-Scott's Esteban Chaves.

The top five was completed by Porte's teammate Rohan Dennis and Dimension Data's Nathan Haas.

Amanda Spratt wins Santos Women's Tour
Amanda Spratt wins Santos Womens Tour

The Orica-Scott rider took the lead on the first day and became the sixth winner of the Australian race.

The former Australian champion won the opening stage and Orica-Scott did a good job to protect the position in the next three stages.

The fourth stage of the Santos Women's Tour was won by Kirsten Wild of Cylance Pro Cycling, who also got the third spot in the overall classification. The podium was completed by Janneke Ensing of Ale Cipollini.