Ireland's Dan Martin enjoys strong stage performance at Tour de France

Meanwhile there is a change of yellow jersey holder

Ireland's Dan Martin enjoys strong stage performance at Tour de France

Ireland's Daniel Martin ©INPHO/James Crombie

Ireland's Daniel Martin finished fourth in the second stage of the Tour de France.

Slovakia's Peter Sagan has taken the race leader's yellow jersey from Britain's Mark Cavendish, who won the first stage.

Title holder Chris Froome finished tenth, which puts the Team Sky racer fifth overall.

Today's result means Martin, who rides for the Etixx-Quick Step team, is 10th in the General Classification, 14 seconds off the lead.