Greipel takes his hat-trick at Tour Down Under

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André Greipel proved beyond doubt that he is the fastest sprinter at the Tour Down Under when he took his third stage win in Goolwa today.

The HTC Columbia rider got another perfect ride to the line from his lead-out train to beat comeback man Robbie McEwen and consolidate his overall lead. The well drilled win came despite the last 20 kilometres of racing being run in chaotic conditions as strong cross winds battered the peloton.

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