ORICA-GreenEDGE’s Aidis Kruopis won the Tour de Langkawi points classification after sprinting to second on final stage of the Malaysian Tour. Throughout the ten days of racing, Kruopis notched three seconds, one third and two fourths.
In the first two races of the European season, ORICA-AIS has already started to flex its muscles. With a win and a podium in the first two Belgian races, the Australian based squad is looking to increase its win tally when it lines up for Omloop van het Hageland this Sunday.
Aidis Kruops sprinted to third on the penultimate stage of the Tour de Langkawi. He adds the result to his pair of second places and a pair of fourth places.
ORICA-GreenEDGE opened up the 2014 UCI WorldTour calendar in January with Simon Gerrans’ overall win at the Tour Down Under. On the heels of that win, the Australian based squad lines up for Paris-Nice this weekend atop the leaders board of the WorldTour rankings.
Simon Clarke was part of the four man late race break that slipped clear on the final climb of the one-day GP Camaiore.
Stage eight of the Tour de Langkawi ended in another crash-marred field sprint. Aidis Kruopis managed sixth place in Marang while Theo Bos (Belkin) took the win.
ORICA-GreenEDGE’s Aidis Kruopis snagged another second place finish at the Tour de Langkawi, sprinting across the line behind Theo Bos (Belkin).