Kwiatkowski Loses Dauphine Lead After Late Crash On Stage 2

Michal Kwiatkowski (Team Sky) crashed while wearing the leader's jersey at the end of stage 2 of the

Michal Kwiatkowski ( Team Sky ) escaped serious injury after crashing at speed in the closing kilometres of stage 2 of the Critérium du Dauphiné , and reckons he will be OK to fight on for the overall title, despite losing the leader's yellow jersey to Daryl Impey. Kwiatkowski, who won Sunday's prologue to put himself in yellow, slid out going through a roundabout inside the final two kilometres and took a few minutes to get back on his bike and complete the stage. Given the incident occurred in the final three kilometres, he was given the same time as the bunch, but he lost the jersey to Impey due to bonus seconds. The South African took third place in the sprint and with it four seconds, having started the day second overall just two seconds behind The Team Sky rider. Kwiatkowski arrived at the Team Sky bus while his ...

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