Alexander Kristoff (Katusha) took his second stage win at this year’s Tour of Qatar beating Peter Sagan (Tinkoff-Saxo) into second place with Nikias Arndt (Giant-Alpecin) in third.
Niki Terpstra (Etixx Quick Step) hung onto the leader’s jersey, but will have a tough battle on his hands during today’s stage.
1 Alexander Kristoff (Nor) Team Katusha
2 Peter Sagan (Svk) Tinkoff-Saxo
3 Nikias Arndt (Ger) Team Giant-Alpecin
4 Adam Blythe (GBr) Orica GreenEdge
5 Nicola Ruffoni (Ita) Bardiani CSF
6 Heinrich Haussler (Aus) IAM Cycling
7 Borut Bozic (Slo) Astana Pro Team
8 Andrea Guardini (Ita) Astana Pro Team
9 Jose Joaquin Rojas (Spa) Movistar Team
10 Sacha Modolo (Ita) Lampre-Merida