In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Jakub Mareczko leads after two stages in Hainan; Chris Froome “wins” the inaugural Shanghai Criterium; Callum Scotson and Cameron Meyer win the London Six-Day; Froome expects significant “challenge” from Dumoulin in the future; Mikel Landa — I would have liked a warmer welcome from Quintana; Shane Sutton to work with Chinese national team; Monte Zoncolan and Rome TT on the cards for 2018 Giro; Zak Dempster among three riders to renew with the Israel Cycling Academy; US cyclist makes thoughts on Trump known; Froome and Kittel arm-wrestle in China; When tricks on the track go wrong.
Mareczko leads Hainan; Froome’s Shanghai sprint: Your CT Daily News Digest
It’s rare that GC rider Chris Froome and sprinter Marcel Kittel get to tussle out on the road so the pair had to find another way to settle the score at the Shanghai Criterium.
— Le Tour de France (@LeTour) October 28, 2017
When you consider the physiques of the riders involved, it’s little surprise who won.