Tour Down Under
Stage 1: Hahndorf to Birdwood - Stage Details

Designated sprinter Sarah Roy has praised her lead out train after she raced to second place on the opening stage of the Santos Women’s Tour Down Under

After a reasonably uneventful day on the road, the peloton wound up for a bunch sprint into Birdwood with Letizia Paternoster (Trek Segafredo) getting the jump on a well-drilled Mitchelton-SCOTT team for the victory.

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Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Letizia Paternoster (ITA) - Trek-Segafredo Women 3:10:28
2 Sarah Roy (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT ST
3 Arlenis Sierra (CUB) - Astana Women's Team ST
4 Alison Jackson (CAN) - Team Tibco-Silicon Valley Bank ST
5 Rachele Barbieri (ITA) - BePink ST
6 Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio (RSA) - CCC-Liv ST
7 Matilda Raynolds (AUS) - Specialized Women's Racing ST
8 Rebecca Wiasak (AUS) - Team UniSA-Australia ST
9 Naimh Fisher-Black (NZL) - Vantage New Zealand National Team ST
10 Chloe Hosking (AUS) - Ale Cipollini ST
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
2 Sarah Roy (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT ST
16 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT ST
40 Gracie Elvin (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT ST
50 Georgia Williams (NZL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT ST
55 Lucy Kennedy (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT ST
57 Grace Brown (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT ST