Tour de Slovénie - Race Overview

Young Australian Jack Haig capped an impressive debut at the Tour of Slovenia today by winning the points' jersey and claiming second on the overall general classification for ORICA-GreenEDGE.

The 22-year-old Australian sealed second overall for the team after finishing in fifth place on yesterday’s individual time trial then sprinting for the line with the leaders on today’s final stage.

Christian MeierMitch Docker and Cheung King Lok all provided outstanding support throughout the race and symbolised the positive attitude and work ethic within the team.

Sport director Matt Wilson was very pleased with how the team performed over the course of the four-day mini stage race.

“As a team we have surpassed all expectations this week,” said a content Wilson at the end of the race. “We came here with modest goals and we go away with second overall, a stage win and the points' jersey. That really is fantastic."

Read the full report here.

General Classification

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Rein Taaramae (EST) - Team Katusha 15:10:29
2 Jack Haig (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:01:42
3 Jan Barta (CZE) - Bora-Argon 18 0:02:38
4 Egan Arley Bernal Gomez (COL) - Androni Giocattoli - Sidermec 0:02:47
5 Jure Golcer (SLO) - Adria Mobil 0:02:48
6 Eliot Lietaer (BEL) - Topsport Vlaanderen - Baloise 0:02:57
7 José Joao Pimenta Costa Mendes (POR) - Bora-Argon 18 0:03:00
8 Pavel Kochetkov (RUS) - Team Katusha 0:03:14
9 Janez Brajkovic (SLO) - Slovenia 0:03:15
10 Franco Pellizotti (ITA) - Androni Giocattoli - Sidermec 0:03:27
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
2 Jack Haig (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:01:42
42 Jens Keukeleire (BEL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:18:06
62 Mitchell Docker (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:26:40
64 King Lok Cheung (HKG) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:27:05