Richie Porte explodes into race lead on stage three of Tour Down Under 2020

The Australian launched a trademark attack to split the race

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Richie Porte utilised a trademark attack on stage three of the Tour Down Under to explode into the race lead.

The Trek-Segafredo rider fired away early on the final short and steep Torrens Hill Road climb to the line in Paracombe, immediately pulling out a big gap and clinging on to stage honours as his rivals reacted too late behind.

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