Tyler Farrar Sprints to Stage 2 Win in 2010 Giro d'Italia

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05/9/2010| 0 comments
by Reuters, with additional commentary by Roadcycling.com
Tyler Farrar wins. Photo copyright Fotoreporter Sirotti.
Tyler Farrar wins. Photo copyright Fotoreporter Sirotti.

Tyler Farrar Sprints to Stage 2 Win in 2010 Giro d'Italia

Navigating through narrow roads and around highway barriers proved challenging for the field in Sunday's Stage 2, a 209-kilometer ride from Amsterdam to Utrecht Tyler Farrar, who was involved in a crash, surged back and won the stage.

I got it out of the way early. So now we'll chase a second one."

Overall BMC's Evans holds a one-second lead over Farrar with Astana's Alexandre Vinokourov, back on the Giro after a doping ban, three seconds off the leader in third.

Before traffic islands and island volcanoes came to the party, the Giro was already reeling from several pullouts because of doping probes.

Stay tuned to us here at Roadcycling.com for extensive 2010 Giro d'Italia coverage including video highlights from the race and visit www.universalsports.com/cycling for live video from the Giro.

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