Wiggins cautious in Paris-Nice opener

Bradley Wiggins (Team Sky) put himself in strong position for the overall battle at Paris-Nice with a commanding display on stage 1. The British rider finished second to Gustav Larsson in the 9.4 kilometer time trial but the one second deficit only told part of the story with the Sky rider having to battle wet conditions throughout his test. Larsson, who signed for Vacansoleil-DCM at the start of the season, had dry conditions during his run.

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