Tour de Suisse Stage 2: Martin Remains in Yellow
Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team rider Tony Martin was able to stay near the front of the 182km Tour de Suisse Stage 2 on Sunday. Due to his efforts, he was able to successfully defend his leader's jersey after winning the prologue.
Cameron Meyer (Orica-GreenEDGE) won the stage out of the breakaway group. Philip Deignan (Team Sky) was 2nd, and Lawrence Warbasse (BMC Racing Team) was 3rd.
The German rider of OPQS finished 27th, 14" back with the peloton. He holds on to the GC leadership by 6" over Tom Dumoulin (Giant-Shimano) and 13" over Rohan Dennis (Garmin-Sharp).
OPQS looks next to high mountain, 202.9km Stage 3 on Monday. There are three Category 2 climbs, and the finale is uphill, though not categorized.