Elia Viviani wins stage two of Tour of Britain after Edvald Boasson Hagen relegated

Italian moves into overall lead as Caleb Ewan finishes fifth

Tour of Britain 2017, stage two (Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com)

(Image credit: Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com)

Elia Viviani (Team Sky) was given the victory on stage two of the Tour of Britain after Edvald Boasson Hagen (Dimension Data) was relegated for deviating from his line in the sprint finish in Blyth.

The Dimension Data rider enjoyed a good lead-out effort from Mark Renshaw, but as Viviani accelerated hard on the left-hand side of the road, Boasson Hagen moved to the left to shut the door on the Italian.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.