Bozic sprints to win Tour de Suisse stage five

Borut Bozic wins, Tour de Suisse 2011, stage five

Slovenian Borut Bozic (Vacansoleil) took a surprise sprint win on stage five of the 2011 Tour de Suisse on Wednesday.

Bozic capitalised on a scrappy finish, with many of the big sprinters' teams losing touch with their leaders on the uphill rise to the line. Oscar Freire (Rabobank) looked to have the win but slowed slightly before the line allowing Bozic to snatch the victory.

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