Tour of Qatar 2009: Stage 2. Napolitano second
The second time in a row the winner of the stage is a British citizen after the yesterday’s great success of Bradley Wiggins. This time it was Roger Hammond. The rider of the new Cervelo Test Team, made his escape with just 2.8km before finish.
And another second place for Katusha Cycling Team. Danilo Napolitano. The italian sprinter was, in fact, the first rider brom the bunch to cross the line, before such sprint-paersonalities like Tom Boonen and Mark Cavendish .
Tour of Qatar 2009: Stage 2.
Khalifa Stadium – Al Khor Corniche, 134km
1 Roger Hammond (GBr) Cervélo TestTeam 3.33.00 2 Danilo Napolitano (Ita) Katusha 0.01 3 Heinrich Haussler (Ger) Cervélo TestTeam 4 Tom Boonen (Bel) Quick Step 5 Angelo Furlan (Ita) Lampre 6 Murilo Fischer (Bra) Liquigas 7 Andreas Klier (Ger) Cervélo TestTeam 8 Xavier Florencio (Spa) Cervélo TestTeam 0.04 9 Daniel Lloyd (GBr) Cervélo TestTeam 10 Johan Van Summeren (Bel) Silence-Lotto 0.09