Cycling - Joeaar takes overall lead at Tour of Estonia

Home hope Gert Joeaar assumed the overall lead at the Tour of Estonia after winning an evening time trial in Tallinn.

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The Estonian stopped the clock at 4m31secs on the 3-kilometre second stage of the race, one second ahead of Swede Fredrik Ludvigsson (People4you-Unaas).

Double Tour de France stage winner in 2008 Stefan Schumacher (Christina Watches-Onfone) completed the top three.

The win saw Joeaar assume a four-second lead in the general classification.

The race continues on Friday with a 185km road stage from Tallinn to Tartu and concludes with a road stage of 150km on Saturday.

Stage 2 result:

1 Gert Joeaar (Estonia) 4:31

2 Fredrik Ludvigsson (People4you) +1

3 Stefan Schumacher (Christina Watches) +4

4 Davide Rebellin (CCC) +8

5 Jaroslaw Marycz (CCC) +9

6 Alo Jakin (Estonia) +12

7 Conor McConvey (Synergy) +12

8 Tomasz Kiendys (CCC) +13

9 Martin Mortensen (Concordia) +14

10 Alexander Gingsjo (People4you) +14

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