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Tour Down Under: Viviani triumphs - Podcast

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Elia Viviani (Deceuninck - Quick-Step) was happy in ochre

Elia Viviani (Deceuninck - Quick-Step) was happy in ochre
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Elia Viviani (Deceuninck - Quick-Step) enjoys his first victory of 2019

Elia Viviani (Deceuninck - Quick-Step) enjoys his first victory of 2019
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Elia Viviani wins stage 1 at the tour Down under

Elia Viviani wins stage 1 at the tour Down under
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Michael Valgren (Dimension Data)

Michael Valgren (Dimension Data)
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Patrick Bevin (CCC Team ) leads the break

Patrick Bevin (CCC Team ) leads the break
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In the latest episode of the Cyclingnews podcast, brought to you in association with Sportful, Pinarello and Floyd's of Leadville, we look back at stage 1 of the Tour Down Under.

The Tour Down Under's opening stage saw a sprinting masterclass from Elia Viviani, with the Italian winning in Port Adelaide and taking the first leader's jersey of this year's race. We hear from Viviani, Caleb Ewan and Patrick Bevin, who was in the break and has emerged as a possible GC contender. We've also got an exclusive interview with Dimension Data's Michael Valgren on his Classics campaign and move from Astana to Dimension Data.

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