Etixx-QuickStep focus on performance after narrow Tirreno-Adriatico team time trial loss

Etixx-Quick Step's time of 23:57 in the stage 1 team time trial at Tirreno-Adriatico was good enough for the Belgian team to dispose of FDJ from the hot seat, only for BMC to storm home two seconds quicker to claim the victory. Two-time world champions in the team time trial discipline, Etixx-Quick Step had multiple time trial champion Tony Martin driving the team along the Lido di Camaiore percorso but even Martin was unable to pinpoint where they could have made up ground on BMC.

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