Alberto Contador takes overall lead after Ruta del Sol stage 1b time trial

- Pim Ligthart wins sprint on stage 1a - Javier Moreno fastest on 8.2km time trial stage 1b Photos by Graham Watson

Alberto Contador in the leaders' jersey following Stage 1B of the 2015 Tour of Andalucia Ruta Del Sol

(Image credit: Watson)

Alberto Contador (Tinkoff-Saxo) moved into the overall lead at the Ruta del Sol after finishing fourth in the stage 1b time trial in Coria del Rio.

The Spaniard finished six seconds back from his compatriot Javier Moreno (Movistar), who won the stage with a time of 09-51. Contador was one second ahead of third-place Beñat Inxausti in the GC, and on equal time with Bobby Jungels (Trek Factory Racing).

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