Ganna takes third stage win as Almeida extends Giro lead | Extra sports activities Information

VALDOBBIADENE (Italy): Italian Filippo Ganna claimed his third victory on this 12 months’s Giro d’Italia when he gained the 14th stage on Saturday, a 34.1km particular person time trial from Conegliano to Valdobbiadene, as Joao Almeida prolonged his general lead.
The time trial world champion powered by means of the undulating course in 42 minutes 40 seconds to beat his Ineos-Grenadiers workforce mate Rohan Dennis by 26 seconds and American Brandon McNulty (UAE Workforce Emirates) by 1:09.
Ganna gained the opening time trial in Palermo and the fifth stage in Camigliatello Silano.
Portugal’s Almeida of Deceuninck-Fast Step clocked the very best time of the general contenders in 44:11 to stretch his lead over Wilco Kelderman of the Netherlands to 56 seconds.
Spain’s Pello Bilbao (Bahrain-McLaren) stayed third, 2:11 off the tempo, with McNulty breaking into the highest 5 in fourth place, 2:23 behind Almeida.
Double Giro champion Vincenzo Nibali (Trek Segafredo) is fifth, 2:30 off the tempo.
This 12 months’s race remains to be extensive open with 4 summit finishes to come back earlier than the ultimate time trial in Milan on Oct. 25.
Organisers mentioned all riders and employees members had examined unfavorable for COVID-19 on Thursday and Friday after two groups left the race this week following optimistic circumstances, elevating hopes that the three-week grand tour shall be accomplished.
The highest weapons are anticipated to battle it out on Sunday when the 15th stage takes the peloton to a mountain-top end in Piancavallo.
The ultimate climb is a 14.5km effort at a median gradient of seven.8%.

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