After conquering stage 1 and the golden jersey yesterday, there wasn't much Mark Cavendish could do against Alexander Kristoff on day 2 of the Tour of Qatar. In a final bunched sprint by the Qatar University, the Norwegian powered to the line, beating his main rival by just a few inches and capturing his fourth stage success in Qatar. The day had been intense for Cavendish not present in the group of favourites that had taken off in the early stages of the race. And after things had settled,...
The stage in pictures
Dakar 2016 - 09/02/2016 - Stage 2 : Qatar University - Qatar University, 145,5km - BYSTRÖM Sven Erik, Team Katusha ; Maillot Blanc Perle / Pearl White Jersey - Mark CAVENDISH, Dimension Data ; Gold Jersey / Maillot Or - KRISTOFF Alexander, Team Katusha © Qatar Cycling Federation / Paumer Kare Dhelie Thorstad
Jersey wearers after the stage 2
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