Breakaway of three riders now clear of the rest of the pack with Basso of Liquigas, Salzberger of Team Raleigh and Huzarski of NettApp leading. They are around 1 minute 55 seconds ahead of the rest as they approach the hills.
Cycling stars Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins race through the region
Thousands of people lined the streets of Nottingham today as the second stage of the Tour of Britain started at the castle.
Olympic gold medalist Bradley Wiggins takes part in the Tour of Britain today, with Nottingham Castle hosting the second leg.