After jumping away over the top of the iconic St Patrick?s Hill in Cork, Stijn Vandenbergh won the opening stage of the re-launched Tour of Ireland yesterday.

The 23 year old Belgian who rides for the troubled team crossed the line with 14 seconds to spare over T-Mobile?s Aaron Olson. Wesley Sulzberger (South led in the rest of the day?s main break a further second back.

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