Tour Down Under: Gerrans holds on at Willunga Hill to set up fourth overall victory

As Richie Porte was riding to victory on Willunga Hill at the Tour Down Under on Saturday, Simon Gerrans' overall lead and dream of clinching a fourth overall victory looked to be disappearing just as fast as the BMC rider was climbing. But having won atop the hill in 2012 and ridden the stage on several occasions, Gerrans knew what was required in the final kilometre to hold onto the ochre jersey and set up a fourth overall victory.

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