Chris Froome wins the Tour of Oman

Alberto Contador, Chris Froome and Cadel Evans on the podium, Tour of Oman 2013, stage six

Chris Froome (Team Sky) claimed the first stage race victory of his professional career as he crossed the line mid-bunch at the end of the final stage of the Tour of Oman.

Nacer Bouhanni (FDJ) won the 144km stage from Hawit Nagam Park to Matrah Corniche in a bunch sprint ahead of Matt Goss (Orica-GreenEdge) and Taylor Phinney (BMC).

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