GREEN PROJECT BARDIANI-CSF FAIZANE: ENRICO ZANONCELLO HITS TOP 10, 9TH PLACE FOR HIM. MANUELE TAROZZI IN BREAKAWAY, CAUGHT WITH 20 KM TO GO.
The first stage of the Vuelta a San Juan was raced yesterday, then the breakaway of some riders, among them Manuele Tarozzi.
Start of the race characterized by a strong crosswind, Manuele Tarozzi goes into a breakaway with about ten men, With 50km to go, Tarozzi himself and Argentine Leandro Javier Velardez remain in the lead. Their lead comes close to a minute and a half, the two will be caught with 20km to go.
The sprint finish was then foretold, where the Green Project Bardiani-CSF Faizanè sprinters hit the top 20: Enrico Zanoncello stayed in the small group of the best and finished 9th despite the tortuous finish with many bends and changes of direction, while Iker Bonillo would finish 18th. Final victory to the irish rider Sam Bennett of Bora Hansgrohe.
1° Sam Bennett
2° MØRKØV Michael
3° Giacomo Nizzolo
4° VAN POPPEL Danny
5° SYRITSA Gleb
6° VIVIANI Elia
7° SAGAN Peter
8° NARVÁEZ Jhonatan
9° ZANONCELLO Enrico
Today the second stage of the Vuelta a San Juan, it goes from Villa san Agustin to San José de Jáchal for a total of 202km, the longest stage of all. The race can be followed on Eurosport and GCN+ from 7 p.m. (Italian time zone).