Witmitz takes stage and overall lead at Taihu Lake

Australia's Sam Witmitz of Budget Forklifts became the first rider to win two stages in the2014 Tour of Taihu Lake. He claimed stage 6 on the shores of Xitaihu Lake (west Taihu Lake) in Changzhou as he outsprinted Dutch amateur cyclist Jurgen van Diemen and Turkish up and coming rider Ahmet Örken from Torku Sekerspor. He also took over from Alois Kankovsky on top of the overall ranking."It's an amazing feeling to be able to finish off all the hard work of my team-mates", reacted

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#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sam Witmitz (Aus) Team Budget Forklifts2:23:23
2Jurgen Van Diemen (Ned) Netherlands National TeamRow 1 - Cell 2
3Ahmet Orken (Tur) Torku SekersporRow 2 - Cell 2
4Mohd Harrif Saleh (Mas) Terengganu Cycling TeamRow 3 - Cell 2
5Søren Kragh Andersen (Den) Team Trefor-Blue WaterRow 4 - Cell 2
6Patrick Clausen (Den) Team Trefor-Blue WaterRow 5 - Cell 2
7David Van Eerd (Ned) Start-Trigon Cycling TeamRow 6 - Cell 2
8Boris Shpilevskiy (Rus) Rts-Santic Racing TeamRow 7 - Cell 2
9Justin Jules (Fra) Team La Pomme Marseille 13Row 8 - Cell 2
10Jesse Kerrison (Aus) Team Budget ForkliftsRow 9 - Cell 2
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General classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Sam Witmitz (Aus) Team Budget Forklifts16:17:55
2Alois Kankovsky (Cze) Team Dukla Praha0:00:05
3Jurgen Van Diemen (Ned) Netherlands National Team0:00:11
4Boris Shpilevskiy (Rus) Rts-Santic Racing Team0:00:16
5Jesse Kerrison (Aus) Team Budget Forklifts0:00:19
6Meiyin Wang (Chn) Team Hengxiang0:00:20
7Patrick Clausen (Den) Team Trefor-Blue Water0:00:25
8Ma Guangtong (Chn) Team Hengxiang0:00:27
9Ahmet Orken (Tur) Torku Sekerspor0:00:32
10Justin Jules (Fra) Team La Pomme Marseille 13Row 9 - Cell 2

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