Fabio Aru of «Astana» cycling team won 19th stage of Giro d’Italia
May 30. KAZINFORM. ASTANA
The 19th stage of the Giro d’Italia, which is 236 kilometers long, completed.
Italian cyclist from the “Astana” team Fabio Aru finished first at the 19th stage, Canadian Ryder Hesjedal from “Cannondale-Garmin” was second and Columbian cyclist Rigoberto Uran from “Etixx – Quick-Step” finished third, Sports.kz informs.
The rest members of the Astana Pro Team finished in the following order: Tanel Kangert – 4th, Mikel Landa – 7th, Paolo Tiralongo – 26th, Luis Leon Sanchez – 31st, Diego Rosa – 35th, Dario Cataldo – 54th, Andrei Zayats – 84th, Davide Malacarne – 104th.
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Cycling team “Astana” in UCI top 5 after the Giro d’Italia
Jun 01. Kazpravda
Fabio Aru moved from 46th to 7th position.
Kazakhstan cycling team “Astana” rose to the fifth place in the ranking of the World Tour of the International Cycling Union (UCI) after the Italian Grand Tour Giro d’Italia in Milan, Kazpravda.kz cites Vesti.kz reporting.
Russian Katyusha team is in the first place in the ranking. The winner of the Italian Grand Tour Alberto Contador of Tinkoff-Saxo takes second place in the ranking. Leading in the ranking is another Spaniard- Alejandro Valverde of Movistar team.
Italian Fabio Aru, who is in “Astana” team, has moved from the 46th to the 7th position, Spaniard Mikel Landa- from 79 th to 19 th place. Spain leads in the ranking of the nations.
“Astana” has won Giro d’Italia team event, and Aru won the youth classification.
It is worth noting that the “Astana” cyclists won all four mountain stages of the Italian Grand Tour, and scored victories in five stages of 21.