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100 Giro d'Italia (2017) Stage 9 First Report
 
By Mark Sharon
Date: 5/14/2017
100 Giro d'Italia (2017) Stage 9 First Report
 
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May 12, 2017

QUINTANA SOLOS TO WIN STAGE 9 OF THE GIRO D’ITALIA AND TAKES THE MAGLIA ROSA

Blockhaus, 14 May 2017 – The Colombian rider Nairo Quintana (Movistar Team) won the 149km Montenero di Bisaccia-Blockhaus ninth stage of the 100th Giro d'Italia. Thibaut Pinot (FDJ) and Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb) finished second and third.

Nairo Quintana tkes over as the new race General Classification leader, wearing the Maglia Rosa.

Speaking seconds after the stage finish, the stage winner and new Maglia Rosa Nairo Quintana (Movistar Team) said: “On the finish line, I showed that I'm happy with my legs and the legs of my team-mates. The whole team was strong and I was strong. I'm happy with this victory. There's still a long way to go in the Giro. We'll get to know in the coming days if the 30-second lead I have over Tom Dumoulin is much or little, but I feel good, that's the most important for now."

Gavira celebrates wins Stage 3 Giro 2017

Nairo Quintana wins Stage 9: Photo Giro D'Italia/Gian Mattia D'Alberto /LaPresse

FINAL RESULT
1 - Nairo Quintana (Movistar Team) - 149km in 3h44’51”, average speed 39.759km/h
2 - Thibaut Pinot (FDJ) at 24"
3 - Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb) s.t.
4 - Bauke Mollema (Trek - Segafredo) at 41"
5 - Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain - Merida) at 1'00"

GENERAL CLASSIFICATION
1 - Nairo Quintana (Movistar Team)
2 - Thibaut Pinot (FDJ) at 28"
3 - Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb) at 30"
4 - Bauke Mollema (Trek - Segafredo) at 51"
5 - Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain - Merida) at 1'10"

JERSEYS

  • Maglia Rosa (pink), general classification leader, sponsored by Enel - Nairo Quintana (Movistar Team)

  • Maglia Ciclamino (cyclamen), sprinter classification leader, sponsored by Segafredo - Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors)

  • Maglia Azzurra (blue), King of the Mountains classification leader, sponsored by Banca Mediolanum - Jan Polanc (UAE Team Emirates)

  • Maglia Bianca (white), young rider general classification leader, sponsored by Eurospin - Davide Formolo (Cannondale-Drapac Pro Cycling Team)

 

100th Giro Race Route

Stage 9 Results and GC




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