Santos Tour Down Under
Stage 2: Unley to Stirling - Stage Details

2014 Tour of Alberta winner Daryl Impey has collected valuable bonus seconds with a second place finish on stage two of the Santos Tour Down Under.

The South African arrived fresh for the final lap around Stirling thanks to the breakaway efforts of teammate Cameron Meyer who spent the day in a group of three off the front.

Impey was moved into position and led out by Luke DurbridgeMathew Haymanand Simon Clarke before hitting the front in the closing metres. Juan Jose Lobato came from a long way back to steal the stage across the line. 

South Australian Jack Bobridge retained the leader's jersey whilst Impey moved up to fourth, seven seconds adrift.

“Our focus is on general classification now and we are trying different ways to get up there,” Impey said.

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Juan Jose Lobato (SPA) - Movistar Team 3:42:24
2 Daryl Impey (RSA) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
3 Gorka Izagirre Insausti (SPA) - Movistar Team ST
4 Tom Dumoulin (NED) - Team Giant-Alpecin ST
5 Cadel Evans (AUS) - BMC Racing Team ST
6 Luis León Sánchez Gil (SPA) - Astana Pro Team ST
7 Richie Porte (AUS) - Team Sky ST
8 Niccolò Bonifazio (ITA) - Lampre-Merida ST
9 Nathan Haas (AUS) - Cannondale-Garmin Pro Cycling Team ST
10 Samuel Dumoulin (FRA) - AG2R La Mondiale ST
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
2 Daryl Impey (RSA) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
30 Simon Clarke (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
57 Luke Durbridge (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:34
61 Mathew Hayman (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:46
63 Cameron Meyer (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:49
100 Michael Hepburn (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:05:48
101 Sam Bewley (NZL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:05:48