Tour Down Under: Bevin Battles to Finish Race and Secure Sprint Jersey
A battered and bruised Patrick Bevin showed resilience and determination on the final stage of the Santos Tour Down Under to push through injuries sustained in a crash on stage five to finish the race and win the sprint classification.
Tour Down Under Stage Five: Bevin Down But Hopefully Not Out
Patrick Bevin experienced the highs and lows of cycling on stage five of the Santos Tour Down Under with the race leader putting another five seconds into his General Classification rivals, before crashing in the final 10 kilometers.
Tour Down Under Stage Four: Bevin Sprints to Second Place and Retains Ochre
Patrick Bevin’s dream run at the Santos Tour Down Under continued on stage four with the race leader successfully neutralizing attacks on the Corkscrew climb before sprinting to second place on the fast run into the finish in Campbelltown.
Tour Down Under Stage Three: Bevin Fights to Keep Ochre for Another Day
Patrick Bevin continued to show solid form and determination on stage three of the Santos Tour Down Under, sprinting to fifth place and holding onto the ochre jersey and race lead by one second over stage winner Peter Sagan (Bora-hansgrohe), with three stages remaining.