France - Garmin's Danny Pate (USA) has taken 2nd overall in the 78th edition of the 2-day, 3-stage Criterium Internationale. This prestegious event holds 2.HC UCI status and was participated in by all the major pro teams. Danny moved into 2nd overall with a big 2nd place finish just behind eventual winner Jens Voigt (GER) on Stage 2, a cold, wet 98K road race. He maintained his overall standing by taking 7th on stage 3, an 8.3K ITT. Teammate Bradley Wiggins (GBR) came 2nd on the same ITT stage.
Next up, the April Classics!