Moreno Hofland wins stage two of Paris-Nice

Gianni Meersman receives time penalty for drafting team car on stage two of Paris-Nice

Moreno Hofland wins stage two of the 2014 Paris-Nice

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Moreno Hofland has won the second stage of Paris-Nice outsprinting John Degenkolb and ongoing race leader Nacer Bouhanni to the line.

Bouhanni’s position on general classification looked threatened when Gianni Meersman (Omega Pharma-Quick Step) picked up time bonuses along the undulating and somewhat technical 205km route to be virtual leader.

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