Luke Rowe races with the best in Qatar during one of his "hardest ever" days

The Welshman finishes in select group of 13 including Boonen, Sagan and Terpstra.

Luke Rowe on stage two of the 2014 Tour of Spain

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Luke Rowe described today’s Tour of Qatar second stage, in which was part of a select front group of 13, as "one of the hardest days" of his career.

The Welshman has impressed so far this season; he finished fourth in the Cadel Evans Road Race in Australia on February 1, and has dealt with the famed Qatar winds brilliantly in both stages to date in this year's race.

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