Martin third on tough stage in Catalonia

Dan Martin Liege Bastogne Liege 2009

Promising young climber Dan Martin continues to raise the bar with a strong third place in Tour of Catalonia?s first Pyrenean stage - and on Thursday?s mountain-top finish in Pal, he could do even better.

Dan Martin formed part of a group of 10 riders that fought it out in an slightly uphill sprint in La Pobla de Lillet, a tiny village in the foothills of the Pyrenees.

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