Brailsford: Brad brought it home very strong
Team Sky boss Dave Brailsford revealed that Bradley Wiggins' second place in the opening Liege Prologue was the perfect start after the pre-race expectations placed on him.
Wiggins was in with a good shout of taking the yellow jersey after posting an impressive late time, only for Fabian Cancellara to beat him by seven seconds down the stretch.
Brailsford said, "Perfect start, pretty much, looking at the bigger picture.
"Bradley is in great shape and the expectation on him has been bigger than ever. He has delivered and brought it home very strong, that is always a good sign."
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