Young doubles his wins in Saguenay

Sprinters Eric Young and Brad Huff flash by in a series of two up sprints.

Sprinters Eric Young and Brad Huff flash by in a series of two up sprints. (Image credit: Casey B. Gibson)

Eric Young (Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies) won his second consecutive sprint during stage 3's 170.4km circuit race at the Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay on Friday in La Baie, Quebec. The American won the bunch sprint ahead of Pierrick Naud (Garneau-Quebecor) and Jure Kocjan (SmartStop).

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#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Eric Young (USA) Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies3:59:04
2Pierrick Naud (Can) Garneau-QuebecorRow 1 - Cell 2
3Jure Kocjan (Slo) SmartStopRow 2 - Cell 2
4Asbjorn Kragh Andersen (Den) Christina WatchesRow 3 - Cell 2
5Martijn Verschoor (Ned) Novo NordiskRow 4 - Cell 2
6Leonardo Pinizzotto (Ita) Amore & VitaRow 5 - Cell 2
7Jesse Kerrison (Aus) Budget Forklifts CyclingRow 6 - Cell 2
8Luis Romero Amaran (Cub) Jamis Hagens BermanRow 7 - Cell 2
9Charles Bradley Huff (USA) Optum p/b Kelly Benefit StrategiesRow 8 - Cell 2
10Antonio Di Batista (Ita) Amore & VitaRow 9 - Cell 2
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General classification after stage 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Eric Young (USA) Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies7:50:39
2Pierrick Naud (Can) Garneau-Québecor0:00:09
3Jure Kocjan (Slo) SmartStop0:00:10
4Martijn Verschoor (Ned) Novo Nordisk0:00:11
5Ian Crane (USA) Jamis Hagens Berman0:00:16
6James Stemper (USA) 5 Hour Energy0:00:17
7Luis Romero Amaran (Cub) Jamis Hagens BermanRow 6 - Cell 2
8Michael Torckler (NZl) SmartStopRow 7 - Cell 2
9Serghei Tvetcov (Rou) JellyBelly p/b MaxxisRow 8 - Cell 2
10Luca Benedetti (Ita) Amore & Vita0:00:18
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Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) Team
1Jure Kocjan (Slo) SmartStop
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Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) Team
1Luca Benedetti (ITA) Amore & Vita
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Young rider classification
#Rider Name (Country) Team
1Andersen Asbjorn Kragh (Den) Christina Watches

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