Francesco Chicchi (liquigas-Doimo) wins stage 4 of Amgen Tour of Califronia. JJ Haedo (Saxo Bank) was second, Mark Cavendish (HTC-Columbia) third

Sheriff Chicchi Outguns Field in Modesto

Stage 4 at the Amgen Tour of California followed the expected scenario to a T, the sprinter’s teams let the break dangle only to reel them in with 5 miles to go. What was unexpected today is how hard the stage was, from the start in San Jose to the finish¬† in Modesto. The field…