Tour de Suisse
Stage 8: Davos (ITT) - Stage Details

Multiple Paris-Nice stage winner Michael Matthews had a strong performance in the individual time trial today to finish in a respectable eighth place on the penultimate stage of the WorldTour race. 

Ion Izagirre (Movistar) stopped the clock with the fastest time of 21minutes and 31seconds, with Matthews just 25seconds down.

Sport director Neil Stephens was pleased with the top ten result from Matthews after a solid week of racing.

"It was a great ride by Michael," Stephens said. "In his preparation for the race he's been doing a lot of work on the time trial bike and that helped him today." 

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Jon Izaguirre (SPA) - Movistar Team 0:21:31
2 Miguel Angel Lopez (COL) - Astana 0:00:18
3 Fabian Cancellara (SWI) - Trek-Segafredo 0:00:19
4 Wilco Kelderman (NED) - LottoNL-Jumbo 0:00:21
5 Andrew Talansky (USA) - Cannondale 0:00:23
6 Jonathan Castroviejo (SPA) - Movistar Team 0:00:24
7 Jarlinson Pantano (COL) - IAM Cycling 0:00:25
8 Michael Matthews (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:25
9 Geraint Thomas (GBR) - Team Sky 0:00:33
10 Tejay van Garderen (USA) - BMC 0:00:34
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
8 Michael Matthews (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:25
25 Luke Durbridge (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 1:07
55 Chris Juul-Jensen (DEN) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 1:48
66 Sam Bewley (NZL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 2:00
78 Michael Albasini (SWI) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 2:10
85 Mathew Hayman (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 2:19
87 Magnus Cort (DEN) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 2:22