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Amgen Tour of California 2014 Stage 2



Bradley Wiggins put in a dominating performance in today’s individual time trial at this year’s Amgen Tour of California, to claim stage 2 and the overall race lead.   

Wiggins completed the 12.5-mile course in Folsom in 23 minutes and 18 seconds with an  average speed of 32 mph. Wiggins is competing in the Tour of California for the first time in six years.

Meanwhile, Rohan Dennis (Garmin-Sharp) of Australia, finished second, 44 seconds behind Wiggins, with American Taylor Phinney taking was third spot, another eights seconds behind.

Wiggins, the 98th rider in the field of 128, now leads the eight-day, 720-mile event by 44 seconds over Dennis. Phinney is third overall, trailing by 52 seconds.

Mark Cavendish, who held the first-day lead after his sprint win in stage 1, finished 27th in today’s stage.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q76dpqosHMU

Stage 2 Results

GBR 1 WIGGINS, Bradley (SKY) 21:18
AUS 2 DENNIS, Rohan (GARMIN SHARP) + 44
USA 3 PHINNEY, Taylor (BMC RACING) + 52
ESP 4 TERUEL ROVIRA, Eloy (JAMIS – HAGENS BERMAN) + 1:08
NZL 5 SERGENT, Jesse (TREK FACTORY RACING) + 1:11
AUS 6 BOBRIDGE, Jack (BELKIN) + 1:15
POR 7 MACHADO, Tiago (NETAPP – ENDURA) + 1:19
ESP 8 IRIZAR ARANBURU, Markel (TREK FACTORY RACING) + 1:21
GER 9 VOIGT, Jens (TREK FACTORY RACING) + 1:24
USA 10 HAGA, Chad (GIANT-SHIMANO) + 1:25
USA 11 ZIRBEL, Tom (OPTUM P/B KELLY BENEFIT STRATEGIES) + 1:28
MDA 12 TVETCOV, Serghei (JELLY BELLY P/B MAXXIS) + 1:30
USA 13 CRADDOCK, Lawson (GIANT-SHIMANO) + 1:33
ESP 14 DE LA CRUZ MELGAREJO, David (NETAPP – ENDURA) + 1:34
SVK 15 SAGAN, Peter (CANNONDALE) + 1:36

General Classification after Stage 2
GBR 1 WIGGINS, Bradley (SKY) 5:07:35
AUS 2 DENNIS, Rohan (GARMIN SHARP) + 44
USA 3 PHINNEY, Taylor (BMC RACING) + 52
ESP 4 TERUEL ROVIRA, Eloy (JAMIS – HAGENS BERMAN) + 1:08
NZL 5 SERGENT, Jesse (TREK FACTORY RACING) + 1:11
POR 6 MACHADO, Tiago (NETAPP – ENDURA) + 1:19
ESP 7 IRIZAR ARANBURU, Markel (TREK FACTORY RACING) + 1:21
GER 8 VOIGT, Jens (TREK FACTORY RACING) + 1:24
USA 9 HAGA, Chad (GIANT-SHIMANO) + 1:25
USA 10 ZIRBEL, Tom (OPTUM P/B KELLY BENEFIT STRATEGIES) + 1:28
MDA 11 TVETCOV, Serghei (JELLY BELLY P/B MAXXIS) + 1:30
USA 12 CRADDOCK, Lawson (GIANT-SHIMANO) + 1:33
ESP 13 DE LA CRUZ MELGAREJO, David (NETAPP – ENDURA) + 1:34
SVK 14 SAGAN, Peter (CANNONDALE) + 1:36
USA 15 KING, Benjamin (GARMIN SHARP) + 1:38


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