Richie Porte: 'There was no hiding today'

Richie Porte beat his old team leader Chris Froome into third place on the prologue of the Critérium du Dauphiné

Richie Porte (BMC Racing) has well positioned himself for a tantalising battle against former Team Sky sparring partner Chris Froome at the Critérium du Dauphiné.

The Australian did not hide on Sunday’s severe uphill prologue in Les Gets, and he finished in second ahead of Froome with Alberto Contador (Tinkoff) taking line honours and the first leader’s jersey.

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