Nacer Bouhanni gets FDJ off to strong start in Paris-Nice

Nacer Bouhanni wins stage one of Paris-Nice 2013

France's FDJ team looks like it's off to a flyer in Paris-Nice with French national champion Nacer Bouhanni winning the opening stage. But it wasn't all good news for Marc Madiot's men.

With one-time general classification hopeful Jeremy Roy putting his head on the block to reel in the early break with 60km to the line in Nemours, it was clear that FDJ were set to play their sprinter Nacer Bouhanni's card. And when Yohann Offredo strung the bunch out inside 10 kilometres, it was clear that Bouhanni was up for it.

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