In pictures: Dubai Tour stage one

Dutch cyclist Dylan Groenewegen (LottonL-Jumbo) won the first stage of the Dubai Tour on Tuesday, organised by Dubai Sports Council until 10th February.
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Competitors cycle past the Burj al-Arab as they compete in the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Dutch rider Dylan Groenewegen of team Lotto NL-Jumbo celebrates on the podium after winning the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Dutch rider Dylan Groenewegen of team Lotto NL-Jumbo celebrates after crossing the finish line of the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Cyclists compete in the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Riders in action during the Nakheel Stage One of the Dubai Tour on February 6, 2018 in Dubai.
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Cyclists compete in the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Cyclists compete in the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Cyclists compete in the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Cyclists from the UAE Team Emirates stand on a media platform prior to the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Cyclists compete in the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Laboureres watch cyclists competing in the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Dimension Data riders Mark Cavendish of the UK (L) and Eisel Bernhard of Austria compete in the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Cyclists compete in the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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Cyclists compete in the first stage of the Dubai Tour from Sky Dive Dubai to Palm Jumeirah in Dubai on February 6, 2018.
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