Dumoulin continues French renaissance with Catalunya win

Samuel Dumoulin wins Volta a Catalunya 2011 stage five

Samuel Dumoulin (Cofidis) continued French riders' collective great run of form this season, winning stage five of the Volta a Catalunya in Tarragona on Friday.

Dumoulin edged ahead of Spaniards Josa Rojas (Movistar) and Ruben Perez (Euskaltel) in the bunch finish.

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