George Hincapie st 2 Dauphine Libere 2008
(Image credit: LUC CLAESSEN)

Tearing away on an 80kmh descent was just the springboard American George Hincapie needed to take a dramatic win in stage two of the Dauphine Libere.

Hincapie crossed the line with the bunch snapping at his heels after he took some considerable risks on the treacherous descent into Vienne, before going clear on the final corner around 800 metres from the line.

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