The inaugural Abu Dhabi Tour has drawn several of the sport's biggest names, including newly crowned world champion Peter Sagan and silver medalist Michael Matthews.
With three sprint stages and one medium-mountain stage, the inaugural Abu Dhabi Tour has something for everyone. In addition to two of the top three riders at the Richmond world championships, the event has also drawn 2014 Tour de France winner Vincenzo Nibali, 2015 WorldTour champion Alejandro Valverde, and German sprinter Marcel Kittel, who hopes to salvage something from his season with a stage win. The final stage will be a circuit around the Yas Marina motor track that will take place at twilight.
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