After snowy weather cuts out an early climb in Tour de Romandie stage 1, Marcel Kittel wins the field sprint.
The first road stage of the six-day race is shortened by about 69 kilometers because of cold and snow at higher elevations.
Chris Froome raises concerns over a CPA delegate who is the brother of Tour de Romandie's race director.
Ion Izagirre rides into the Tour de Romandie's first leader's jersey on a cold, snowy day in Switzerland. Tom Dumoulin is second.
Ion Izagirre rides through wet, snowy conditions to win short Romandie prologue ahead of Tom Dumoulin.
Movistar's Ion Izagirre beats Tom Dumoulin and GC favorites like Chris Froome in Tour de Romandie's short opening TT.
Tour de Romandie is a fine barometer for the form of Tour hopefuls. Froome will test himself against Quintana, Bardet, and Pinot.
The annual race in Switzerland will include two time trials and two summit finishes next year.
Ilnur Zakarin surprised GC heavyweights with victory at the Tour de Romandie but a doping positive in his early years has raised eyebrows
Photos from the final stage of the 2015 Tour de Romandie