Tour de France 2016: Peter Sagan wins second stage to assert yellow jersey


World champion Peter Sagan claimed victory on stage two of the Tour de France to take the yellow jersey off the shoulders of Mark Cavendish.

The peloton caught Jasper Stuyven on the method to the ultimate straight to disclaim the Trek-Segafredo rider a solo victory, and it was Tinkoff’s Sagan who took it in an uphill dash from Julian Alaphilippe of Etixx-QuickStep.

Chris Froome completed tenth on the stage as gaps appeared additional down the peloton. 

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