Tour de France
Stage 1: Noirmoutier-en-l'Île to Fontenay-le-Comte - Stage Details

2016 best young rider Adam Yates has lost time on the opening stage of the Tour de France, caught up in a crash in a hectic finale into Fontenay-La-Comte today. 

Yates crashed, alongside a group that also included Mitchelton-SCOTT teammates Mathew Hayman and Jack Bauer, with ten kilometres to go but was quickly back on his bike in an effort to chase back on.

The 25-year-old crossed the line alongside big favourites Chris Froome (Team Sky) and Richie Porte (BMC Racing Team), 51seconds behind stage winner Fernando Gaviria (Quickstep Floors).

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Fernando Gaviria (COL) - Quick-Step Floors 4:23:32
2 Peter Sagan (SVK) - Bora-Hansgrohe ST
3 Marcel Kittel (GER) - Katusha-Alpecin ST
4 Alexander Kristoff (NOR) - UAE Team Emirates ST
5 Christophe Laporte (FRA) - Cofidis, Solutions Credits ST
6 Dylan Groenewegen (NED) - LottoNL-Jumbo ST
7 Michael Matthews (AUS) - Team Sunweb ST
8 John Degenkolb (GER) - Trek-Segafredo ST
9 Jakob Fuglsang (DEN) - Astana Pro Team ST
10 Rafal Majka (POL) - Bora-Hansgrohe ST
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
84 Adam Yates (GBR) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:00:51
102 Daryl Impey (RSA) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:00:51
110 Mikel Nieve (SPA) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:01:14
156 Luke Durbridge (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:03:00
158 Jack Bauer (NZL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:03:02
166 Mathew Hayman (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:04:04
167 Michael Hepburn (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:04:04
168 Damien Howson (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:04:04