Sutherland fires up for California with Gila victory

Australia's Rory Sutherland capped an outstanding week of racing in the desert southwest for the UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team, taking the overall win at the 26th Annual SRAM Tour of the Gila. Sutherland started off the Tour of the Gila with a victory in Stage 1 and he and his teammates never relinquished the lead. Earning multiple podiums and top 10 finishes throughout the grueling race Team UnitedHealthcare protected the leader's jersey from beginning to end. Competitive Cyclist's Chad Beyer and Bontrager-Livestrong's Joe Dombrowski rounded out the top three in the General Classification, finishing second and third, respectively.

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