Team sky’s Chris Froome finishes fifth after winner Damien Howson.
Chris Froome, team sky rider finishes sixth in Wangaratta for the herald sun tour.
The 31-year old rider won the tour last year but was one minute, eleven seconds behind Damien Howson – stage one winner – on Thursday.
During the prologue last year, three times Tour de France winner came 27th but went on to win the tour.
However, it is not so this year.
Although he came out 26th at the prologue, he unfortunately did not win.
Damien Howson (Aus/Orica-Scott) -Winner- 4 hours 33 minutes 54 seconds.
Jai Hindley (Aus/Australian National Team)- 2nd- 4 hours 34 minutes 26 seconds.
Kenny Elissonde (Fra/Team Sky) -3rd- 4 hours 34 minutes 41 seconds.
Michael Storer (Aus/Australian National Team) -4th- 4 hours 34 minutes 57 seconds.
Jhoan Esteban Chaves Rubio (Col/Orica-Scott) -5th- 4 hours 35 minutes 4 seconds.
Chris Froome (GB/Team Sky) -6th- 4 hours 35 minutes 5 seconds.