Boasson Hagen takes Sky's first Tour de France win

Edvald Boasson-Hagen wins, Tour de France 2011, stage six

Edvald Boasson Hagen took Team Sky's first ever Tour de France stage in Liseaux today, sprinting away from Matt Goss (HTC) and Thor Hushovd (Garmin-Cérvelo) in the final few hundred metres.

It was the first ever win in the Tour for a British registered team, and 42 years since Barry Hoban won for the British national squad in Sallanches, in 1968.

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