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February 2010

  • Oakley's Edvald Boasson Hagen/Team Sky Win Opening Time Trial At Tour Of Qatar

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    Posted over 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Edvald Boasson Hagen defied strong winds to take the yellow jersey on the opening day of the Tour of Qatar as his Sky Team won Sunday’s 8.2 kilometre team time trial. The 22-year-old rider crossed the finish line in a time of nine minutes, 41 seconds. Boasson Hagen’s Spanish team mate Juan Antonio Flecha won the silver jersey while Britain’s Geraint Thomas, also of Sky, was the fastest young rider.