21 Jan 2010

Henderson second in Tour Down Under

10:05 am on 21 January 2010

New Zealand's Greg Henderson is second overall in cycling's Tour Down Under after finishing second behind Germany's Andre Greipel who took the second stage after winning the first.

The HTC Columbia rider won the sprint finish into the town of Hahndorf in the Adelaide Hills at the end of the 133-kilometre stage starting from the town of Gawler northeast of Adelaide.

Henderson headed Australia's Robbie McEwen in another sprint finish and is 14 seconds behind Greipel overall.

The race finishes on Sunday