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Tour Down Under 2018

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Overview

Daryl Impey (Mitchelton-Scott) won the overall title at the 2018 Santos Tour Down Under. The WorldTour opener concluded on Sunday with stage 6 where Andre Greipel (Lotto Soudal) won the final sprint.

Impey took the overall title from defending champion Richie Porte (BMC Racing), who placed second but with the same overall time. Tom-Jelte Slagter (Dimension Data), another former winner of the race, completed the final overall podium in third.

2018 Tour Down Under - Brief Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Andre Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal2:01:19
2Caleb Ewan (Aus) Mitchelton-Scott
3Peter Sagan (Svk) Bora-Hansgrohe
4Phil Bauhaus (Ger) Team Sunweb
5Elia Viviani (Ita) Quick-Step Floors
6Steele von Hoff (Aus) UniSA-Australia
7Simone Consonni (Ita) UAE Team Emirates
8Mads Pedersen (Den) Trek-Segafredo
9Carlos Barbero Cuesta (Spa) Movistar Team
10Mads Würtz Schmidt (Den) Katusha-Alpecin

Final general classification after stage 6
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Daryl Impey (RSA) Mitchelton-Scott20:03:34
2Richie Porte (Aus) BMC Racing Team
3Tom Jelte Slagter (Ned) Dimension Data0:00:16
4Diego Ulissi (Ita) UAE Team Emirates0:00:20
5Dries Devenyns (Bel) Quick-Step Floors
6Egan Arley Bernal Gomez (Col) Team Sky
7Gorka Izagirre Insausti (Spa) Bahrain-Merida
8Luis León Sánchez (Spa) Astana Pro Team0:00:23
9Ruben Guerreiro (Por) Trek-Segafredo
10Robert Gesink (Ned) LottoNL-Jumbo0:00:24

 

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