Defending champion was briefly on the wrong side of a peloton split in the closing kilometres.
Niki Terpstra hangs on to Tour of Qatar overall lead with one stage remaining
Two stage victories in three days for the defending Milan-San Remo champion.
Adam Blythe places fourth in bunch sprint won by Alexander Kristoff, as Niki Terpstra maintains overall Tour of Qatar lead. Photos by Graham Watson
Alexander Kristoff looking to be on track to repeat his winning streak of 2014, starting with a Tour of Qatar stage victory
Crosswinds splinter the peloton as Alexander Kristoff and the classics men make their mark in the Tour of Qatar
Russian team reveals its three Canyon speed machines for the upcoming season
The Sunday results sheet will show another Tour de France bunch sprint win for Alexander Kristoff in Nimes, the lipstick of the podium girls imprinted in smudged crimson on his…
Heartbreak for escapees Jack Bauer and Martin Elmiger as they are caught on the line
Time to rewrite the rules on how the peloton chases down breaks, and chances for a Peter Sagan stage win are dwindling, says Edward Pickering