The peloton faces a new day in the Italy spin after living the victory of the cyclist Filippo Ganna (Ineos Grenadiers) on the longest stage of the race with 225 kilometers. The Italian rider thus claimed his second stage win, after conquer the first time trial at the premiere of the ‘Corsa Rosa’
The test this Thursday it is presented as a possible opportunity for a ‘volata’. Or not. Well, the sixth day of the Italian round presents a uneven terrain at the end and the port of Millota, which can eliminate a good part of the fast men of the group.
A 10% ramp stands out two kilometers from the arrival in the beautiful town of Matera.
On this sixth day, the Portuguese Joao almeida will fight to retain his ‘pink jersey’ and hold in the second position of the general ranking the Basque Pello Bilbao, 43 seconds behind the leader.