Alexander Kristoff’s (Katusha) reign in Norway would continue today as he would take the sprint victory on stage 2. Jasper Stuyven (Trek Factory Racing) was 2nd and Asbjorn Kragh Andersen (Trefor – Blue Water) was 3rd. MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung would have a prominent presence in the sprint finale with Edvald Boasson Hagen taking 4th place today while Kristian Sbaragli was also in the mix, crossing the line 6th. Once again our African team put in a great team effort to keep Eddy and Kris out of trouble on another tough day. The boys were particularly good during the technical run in to the line. Things.

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The opening stage of the Tour des Fjords was a cold and wet affair, that didn’t stop Stiehl Photography from capturing some of the most scenic shots of the year. It was also a good stage for our MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung boys as Kristian Sbaragli sprinted home in 4th!.