Tour de Suisse
Stage 1: Baar (ITT) - Stage Details

Former Australian time trial champion Luke Durbridge had an impressive ride today in the Tour de Suisse prologue to finish in a respectable third place.

Durbridge stopped the clock in a blistering time of seven minutes and 40seconds, just two seconds behind the stage winner Fabian Cancellara (Trek-Segafredo).

"It was a very pleasing ride for me today," explained Durbridge after his ride. "I've done some work after the classics on my time trial position and also my time trial training, so I was very happy it's all heading in the right direction now and getting back up there in a big prologue like the Tour de Suisse."

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Fabian Cancellara (SWI) - Trek-Segafredo 0:07:38
2 Jurgen Roelandts (BEL) - Lotto Soudal 0:00:01
3 Luke Durbridge (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:02
4 Martin Elmiger (SWI) - IAM Cycling 0:00:06
5 Jon Izaguirre (SPA) - Movistar Team 0:00:06
6 Tim Wellens (BEL) - Lotto Soudal 0:00:07
7 Johan Le Bon (FRA) - FDJ 0:00:09
8 Silvan Dillier (SWI) - BMC Racing Team 0:00:09
9 Gorka Izaguirre (SPA) - Movistar Team 0:00:10
10 Wilco Kelderman (NED) - Team LottoNl-Jumbo 0:00:10
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
3 Luke Durbridge (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:02
25 Michael Albasini (SWI) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:18
26 Michael Matthews (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:18
28 Christopher Juul Jensen (DEN) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:18
91 Mathew Hayman (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:37
92 Sam Bewley (NZL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:37
142 Magnus Cort Nielsen (DEN) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:52
147 Amets Txurruka (SPA) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:53