Rohan Dennis wins Tour de France stage one time trial

Australian Rohan Dennis claims first yellow jersey of 2015 Tour de France; overall contenders all relatively close together in short individual test against the clock. Photos by Graham Watson

Rohan Dennis wins stage one of the 2015 Tour de France

(Image credit: Watson)

Rohan Dennis (BMC Racing) claimed the first yellow jersey of the 2015 Tour de France after blitzing the opening time trial stage in Utrecht, the Netherlands, on Saturday.

The 25-year-old Australian former Hour Record holder was the only rider to dip under the 15-minute mark on the fast 13.8-kilometre course run under clear skies and hot conditions.

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