Latest News from the Race
Men's and women's editions of Herald Sun Tour postponed until 2022COVID-19 uncertainty moves organisers to skip February 2021 editions of Australian stage races
Hindley sews up Herald Sun Tour title as Groves takes final stageMitchelton-Scott rider wins bunch sprint in Melbourne from Hofland and Smith
Orica-Scott's Damien Howson sealed the overall Herald Sun Tour on a wet final day around Kinglake. Team Sky's Ian Stannard won the stage, third of the week for the British squad, as the breakaway stayed away.
Chris Froome was unable to move up the standings and finished in sixth place. Jai Hindley finished second overall with Sky's Kenny Elissonde rounded out the podium.
For the Beginners' Guide to the Australian racing season, click here.
Stage 4 Brief Results
|#||Rider Name (Country) Team||Result|
|1||Ian Stannard (GBr) Team Sky||2:52:44|
|2||Aaron Gate (NZl) Aqua Blue Sport|
|3||Taco van der Hoorn (Ned) Roompot – Nederlandse Loterij|
|4||Benjamin Hill (Aus) Attaque Team Gusto|
|5||Robbie Hucker (Aus) IsoWhey Sports SwissWellness|
|6||Alistair Slater (GBr) JLT Condor|
|7||Jason Christie (NZl) New Zealand National Team|
|8||Daniel Fitter (Aus) NSW Institute of Sport|
|9||Cyrus Monk (Aus) Drapac–Pat's Veg|
|10||Travis McCabe (USA) UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling|
|#||Rider Name (Country) Team||Result|
|1||Damien Howson (Aus) Orica-Scott||15:25:13|
|2||Jai Hindley (Aus) KordaMentha Real Estate Australian National Team||0:00:38|
|3||Kenny Elissonde (Fra) Team Sky||0:00:53|
|4||Cameron Meyer (Aus) KordaMentha Real Estate Australian National Team||0:01:08|
|5||Michael Storer (Aus) KordaMentha Real Estate Australian National Team||0:01:10|
|6||Chris Froome (GBr) Team Sky||0:01:12|
|7||Lucas Hamilton (Aus) KordaMentha Real Estate Australian National Team||0:01:13|
|8||Nathan Earle (Aus) KordaMentha Real Estate Australian National Team||0:01:15|
|9||Jhoan Esteban Chaves Rubio (Col) Orica-Scott|
|10||Timothy Roe (Aus) IsoWhey Sports SwissWellness||0:01:17|
Jayco Herald Sun Tour 2017
News COVID-19 uncertainty moves organisers to skip February 2021 editions of Australian stage races
Analysis Hindley repays team's faith with overall victory as team rebuilds after Dumoulin's departure
News Sunweb rider holds four-second lead over Howson with Berwick a further two seconds back going into Saturday's stage
Interview British rider faces Falls Creek climb on Thursday and Mount Buller on Saturday as race favourite
Preview WorldTour teams go head-to-head with best of Australia's domestic squads at iconic stage race
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