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Dubai 2017 - Stage 2
By Mark Sharon
Date: 2/1/2017
Dubai 2017 - Stage 2
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February 2, 2017

Marcel Kittel (Quick-Step Floors) took a second successive stage win in Dubai, beating Dylan Groenewegen (Team Lotto NL - Jumbo).

Marcel Kittel (Quick-Step Floors) made it two in a row on stage 2 of the fourth Dubai Tour at Ras Al Khaiman as he came from behind to powerfully outsprint up-and-coming flying Dutchman Dylan Groenewegen (Lotto NL-Jumbo) while the young Italian Jakub Mareczko (Willier Triestina) took third place. The German increased his lead and his confidence with a second straight overall title in sight.

Marcel Kittel wins Stage 1

Race Video Highlights

1 - Marcel Kittel (Quick-Step Floors) 186km in 4h25’33”, average speed 42.025km/h
2 - Dylan Groenewegen (Team Lotto NL - Jumbo) s.t.
3 - Jakub Mareczko (Wilier Triestina) s.t.
4 - John Degenkolb (Trek - Segafredo) s.t. 
5 - Sasha Modolo (UAE Abu Dhabi) s.t.

1 - Marcel Kittel (Quick-Step Floors) 
2 - Dylan Groenewegen (Team Lotto NL - Jumbo) at 0:08"
3 - Nicola Boem (Bardiani CSF) at 0:13''


  • The Blue Jersey, sponsored by Commercial Bank of Dubai (General individual classification by time) - Marcel Kittel (Quick-Step Floors)

  • The Red Jersey, sponsored by Emirates (General individual classification by points) - Marcel Kittel (Quick-Step Floors) - the Red Jersey will be worn tomorrow by John Degenkolb (Trek - Segafredo), third in the General individual classification by points after Marcel Kittel (Blue Jersey) and Dylan Groenewegen (White Jersey) 

  • The White Jersey, sponsored by RTA - Roads and Transport Authority (Best Young Rider born after 1 January 1992) - Dylan Groenewegen (Team Lotto NL - Jumbo)

  • The UAE Flag Jersey, sponsored by DHA - Dubai Health Authority (Intermediate Sprint Jersey Classification) - Nicola Boem (Bardiani CSF)

Stage One Results in Full


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