How to watch the Tour Down Under 2020 – live stream, TV and results

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 Richie Porte celebrates his win
Richie Porte celebrates his win

The 2020 UCI WorldTour is underway, with the Tour Down Under halfway complete after stage 3 and the hilly finish in Paracombe. Cyclingnews will be bringing you previews, news, reports, features and tech from the professional peloton in Australia throughout.

Read on to find out how to watch every stage of the Tour Down Under via live stream, no matter your location, with ExpressVPN.

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Richie Porte (Trek-Segafredo) triumphed on stage 3 in Paracombe, taking the race lead after launching an unanswerable attack on the hilltop finish. The Tasmanian now holds the race lead by six seconds over Robert Power (Mitchelton-Scott).

Stage 6 is likely to be the decisive GC stage, with the traditional climb of Willunga Hill rounding off the race. With two sprint stages on the menu before that though, the coming days will see the likes of Caleb Ewan, Sam Bennett and Elia Viviani resume hostilities.

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Defending champion Daryl Impey is trying for a treble of race victories, while the likes of Porte, Dennis, Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) and Diego Ulissi (UAE Team Emirates) will also be in contention for overall victory. 

Key general classification stages included the stiff uphill finish in Paracombe, while the final finish atop Willunga Hill lies ahead. There's 921.2km of racing and more than 12,000m of climbing on the menu, but the race typically comes down to mere seconds.

Tour Down Under live stream

Cyclingnews will bring you full results, reports, photos, interviews, features and tech from the Tour Down Under and Santos Women's Tour, with live text coverage for the men's race. Follow Cyclingnews on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for alerts on important stories and action during the race.

The men's race will be broadcast live on Australia's Olympic Network – Seven.

North America:

The Tour Down Under will be broadcast on NBC Sports' streaming app and on the race's Tour Tracker app. If you're outside this broadcast zone then you can use ExpressVPN to follow the action live. NBC Sports is $34.99 until May 1, 2020, and also includes Paris-Nice, the Volta a Catalunya and ASO's spring Classics. 

Europe:

The Tour Down Under is being streamed on YouTube by GCN Racing and on the Tour Down Under Tour Tracker app.

If you live outside a broadcast zone or are on holiday outside your country and find that the live streams to be geo-restricted, you can get around this by getting access to them by simulating being back in your home country via a 'virtual private network', or VPN, for your laptop, tablet or mobile.

TechRadar tested hundreds of VPNs and recommends the number-one VPN currently available as Express VPN. With ExpressVPN, you can watch on many devices at once including Smart TVs, Fire TV Stick, PC, Mac, iPhone, Android phone, iPads, tablets, etc.

Santos Men's Tour Down Under

19 January 2020: Schwalbe Classic: Adelaide. Start: 6:45 PM, Flinders Street, Finish: 7:45 PM, 51.0km

21 January 2020: Stage 1: Tanunda - Tanunda. Start: 11:00 AM, Finish: 2:45 PM, 150km

22 January 2020: Stage 2: Woodside - Stirling. Start: 11:00 AM, Finish: 2:23 PM, 135.8km

23 January 2020: Stage 3: Unley-Paracombe. Start: 11:00 AM, Finish: 2:27 PM, 131km

24 January 2020: Stage 4: Norwood - Murray Bridge. Start: 11:00 AM, Finish: 3:08 PM, 152.8km

25 January 2020: Stage 5: Glenelg - Victor Harbor. Start: 10:40 AM, Finish: 2:40 PM, 149.1km

26 January 2020: Stage 6: McLaren Vale - Willunga Hill. Start: 10:40 AM, Finish: 2:28 PM, 151.5km

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