3rd and 4th for Tom Dumoulin and Søren Kragh Andersen at BinckBank Tour stage 2

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Tom Dumoulin Søren Kragh Andersen

The second stage of the BinckBank Tour saw riders contest a nine kilometre individual time trial in Voorburg. The conditions were extremely wet, with the rain falling harder as the day went on.

First off the ramp for Team Sunweb was Tom Dumoulin, who stopped the clock after a time of 11 minutes and three seconds. He provisionally placed second and went on to finish third. He also moves up to third in the general classification Søren Kragh Andersen also put in a huge ride during the time trial. After navigating his way around the time trial parcours carefully, he finished three seconds down on Tom taking a time of 11 minutes and six seconds. Søren finishes the day in 4th place and sits 4th overall.

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Team Sunweb coach Tom Veelers said: “Both Tom and Søren put in a good performance and took really strong times finishing 3rd and 4th. It’s always a challenge in the rain and important to choose what risks to take and where to stay safe. It was a strong performance from everyone and we’re pleased that everybody finished the day safe.”

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