Nacer Bouhanni takes Tour de Yorkshire stage two victory in Harrogate

Caleb Ewan takes overall lead after stage two of the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire in Harrogate - Photos by Andy Jones

Nacer Bouhanni wins, Tour de Yorkshire 2017 stage two

(Image credit: Andy Jones)

Nacer Bouhanni (Cofidis) won stage two of the Tour de Yorkshire with an explosive long-range sprint.

Behind him was Caleb Ewan (Orica-Scott), who finished runner-up for the second consecutive day, and whose disappointment at again missing out on victory was made up for by the fact that he is now the race’s overall leader.

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Stephen Puddicombe is a freelance journalist for Cycling Weekly, who regularly contributes to our World Tour racing coverage with race reports, news stories, interviews and features. Outside of cycling, he also enjoys writing about film and TV - but you won't find much of that content embedded into his CW articles.