GREEN PROJECT BARDIANI-CSF FAIZANÈ: TONELLI HITS THE TOP10 IN FOSSOMBRONE.
The breakaway started with 67 km to go, Alessandro Tonelli in the breakaway in the 8th stage of the Giro d'Italia. Zoccarato stopped by gastroenteritis.
The #greenteam veteran Alessandro Tonelli escapes from the peloton after 67km from the start along with 12 other riders, covering 140km in the breakaway, he manages to keep the gap from the main group placing eighth, first Top10 for Tonelli in this Giro d’Italia. Ben Healy of EF Education Easypost wins.
Samuele Zoccarato forced to retire due to gastroenteritis. Very unlucky the athlete from Veneto, at his second withdrawal in two years at the Giro D’Italia after only a few stages. His statements: “Unfortunately, I could not continue. I tried to finish today’s stage but I didn’t make it, I will try to make up for it in the next races.”
1 HEALY Ben EF Education-EasyPost 4:44:24
2 GEE Derek Israel – Premier Tech 1:49
3 ZANA Filippo Team Jayco AlUla ”
4 BARGUIL Warren Team Arkéa Samsic ”
5 VERONA Carlos Movistar Team 2:12
6 BAIS Mattia EOLO-Kometa 2:37
7 SKUJIŅŠ Toms Trek – Segafredo 3:51
8 TONELLI Alessandro Green Project-Bardiani CSF-Faizanè 3:56
9 RIESEBEEK Oscar Alpecin-Deceuninck 4:00
10 GEOGHEGAN HART Tao INEOS Grenadiers 4:34