Vuelta a Espana
Stage 3: Mijas to Malaga - Stage Details

Colombian Esteban Chaves, winner of yesterday’s stage, has finished safely in the bunch on stage three of the Vuelta a Espana to retain the red leader’s jersey.

Further capitalising on their hard work at the front of the peloton, the 25-year-old’s ORICA-GreenEDGE teammates fought to set up Australian Mitch Docker for seventh place in the bunch sprint finish.

“The team worked fantastic today, all of the guys for me,” Chaves said.

“It’s really good to have the experienced guys like Mat HaymanSimon GerransDaryl Impey and Cameron Meyer to help keep the red jersey.”

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Peter Sagan (SVK) - Tinkoff-Saxo 4:06:46
2 Nacer Bouhanni (FRA) - Cofidis, Solutions Credits ST
3 John Degenkolb (GER) - Team Giant-Alpecin ST
4 Jean-Pierre Drucker (LUX) - BMC Racing Team ST
5 Nelson Oliveira (POR) - Lampre-Merida ST
6 Youcef Reguigui (ALG) - MTN - Qhubeka ST
7 Mitchell Docker (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
8 Jasper Stuyven (BEL) - Trek Factory Racing ST
9 Vicente Reynes (SPA) - IAM Cycling ST
10 Tom Van Asbroeck (BEL) - Team LottoNL-Jumbo ST
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
7 Mitchell Docker (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
23 Esteban Chaves (COL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
86 Jens Keukeleire (BEL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
115 Mathew Hayman (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
127 Simon Gerrans (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:01:14
133 Cameron Meyer (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:01:14
163 Daryl Impey (RSA) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:03:26
184 Damien Howson (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:15:42
188 Caleb Ewan (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:15:42