Etixx-Quick Step second in Richmond Worlds team time trial

Etixx-Quick Step went into the Worlds team time trial looking for its third win in four years under pressure for the Richmond event, having finished third in Ponferrada last season. Etixx-Quick Step cut the difference between itself and BMC Racing from 35 seconds to 11 seconds 12 months on from last year's Spanish Worlds, passing through the three intermediate time checks in second place with a slower middle section of the 38km course ending its ambition for gold.

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