Your Saturday Daily News Digest

by Shane Stokes

June 17, 2017

In today’s Daily News Digest: Spilak grabs stage 7 and yellow jersey at the Tour de Suisse, Groenewegen quickest again on stage 3 of the Ster ZLM Toer, Mezgec takes stage 2 of the Tour of Slovenia, Vivani wins stage 2 of the Route du Sud, Sunderland wins stage 3 of the Tour of Korea, Caruso handed two-year ban after positive test for EPO, British Cycling rejects MP’s criticism of federation and Cookson, Varnish’s lawyers suggest British Cycling report was deliberately toned down, Mitchelton-Scott director hails strong Under 23 Giro d’Italia ride, WTB releases Resolute 42 “all-weather” gravel tires, Video: Joe Dombrowski post-race interview from stage 7, Tour de Suisse, Video: Tour de Beauce stage 2, Video: Believe in Yourself – Cycling Motivation 2017, Video: Peter Sagan meets Tacx Magnum Smart, Video: 13-year-old cycling across the US for clean water

Sunderland wins stage 3 of the Tour of Korea

by VeloClub

By its own admission, the IsoWhey Sports SwissWellness team suffered in the heat of stage 2 of the Tour of Korea but the squad bounced back one day later with victory in the race. Australian Scott Sunderland was quickest in the bunch sprint into Yeongju, beating compatriot Brenton Jones (JLT Condor), Joon Young Seo (S=KSPO) and the rest of the bunch to the line.

There was little change to the overall, with the GC riders finishing in the same bunch. Overnight race leader Kyeongho Min (Seoul Cycling Team) is eight seconds clear of Kazakhstani competitor Yevgeniy Gidich (Vino-Astana Motors) and a further two ahead of the Colombian Edwin Avila (Team Illuminate).

The race continues on Saturday with a 156 kilometre race from Yeongju to Chungju.

Stage 3: Muju > Yeongju - Stage Result

Friday 16th June 2017

1. au
SUNDERLAND Scott
IsoWhey Sports SwissWellness team
03:45:00
2. au
JONES Brenton
JLT Condor
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3. kr
SEO Joon Yong
KSPO
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