2012 Three Days of De Panne Stage 1 Photos

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Riders await the start of Stage 1 - Middelkerke to Oudenaarde, 201.6km
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Leif Hoste (Accent Jobs-Willems Veranda's)
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French national champion Sylvain Chavanel and Francesco Chicchi of Omega Pharma-Quickstep
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Chicchi
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A breakaway group included Tosh Van Der Sande (Lotto-Belisol), Steven Van Vooren (Topsport Vlaanderen), Ronan Van Zandbeek (Project 1t4i), Reinier Honig (Landbouwkrediet), and William Clarke (Champion System)
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This breakaway and subsequent breaks would not make it to the finish
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The lead peloton sprints for the finish line in Oudenaarde
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Left to right: Peter Sagan (Liquigas), Fabio Sabatini (Liquigas) and Jacopo Guarnieri (Astana)
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Sagan, left, edges out Guarnieri for the win
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Guarnieri pounds his fist in frustration
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Peter Sagan (Liquigas-Cannondale) on the victory podium
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Sagan in the 3 Days of De Panne leader jersey
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