Rodriguez wins Catalonia, Haedo takes last stage in bunch sprint

Joaquin Rodriguez leads, Tour of Catalonia 2010, stage four

Joaquin Rodriguez (Katusha) had no problems defending his overall lead in the final stage of the Tour of Catalonia, won in a spectucular bunch sprint on the Montmeló Formula One circuit by Argentina's Juan Jose Haedo (Saxo Bank).

Led out by his brother and team-mate Lucas, Haedo said afterwards he had started his final acceleration for the line on the downhill sprint finish slightly too early.

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