Saxo-Tinkoff targeting stage results in Tour of Luxembourg

Tonight, the stage race, Tour of was launched with a prologue over just 2.5 kilometers but with both cobblestones and gradients in the Capital of . The fastest rider in the peloton was Jimmy Engoulvent (Sojasun) who won the prologue like he did in 2012, 2010 and in 2007.

’s line-up in the race: Chris Anker Sørensen, Bruno Pires, , , , and .

DS, Dan Frost comments on the team goals:

“It was a technically demanding course with quite a few corners, cobbles and a steep descent and the short distance was obviously not in Manuele’s favour. He likes the longer time trials. We enter this race without a given rider for the GC which means that everyone’s free to attack and enter the breakaways and hopefully drag in a good stage result,” said Saxo-Tinkoff DS, Dan Frost.

The race ends Sunday.

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