Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka got off to a very good start in the Spanish World Tour race as Kristian Sbaragli finished third in the bunch sprint in Calella. Monday’s stage 1 of Volta a Catalunya was expected to be a day for the sprinters, even though there were several categorized climbs to overcome. Many riders tried to break away early on, among these Natnael Berhane, but the peloton was not interested in letting too big of a group get away. At the end, only four riders managed to distance the pack but they never got a gap of more than just a few minutes. Towards.