Giro Rosa 2021: Sprint triumph Wiebes, Van der Breggen stays in pink

Lorena Wiebes - Giro Rosa 2021: Sprint triumph Wiebes, Van der Breggen stays in pinkimage: Cor VosThe 8th stage of the Giro Donne has got bunch sprint written all over it. And rigtly so. Lorena Wiebes grabs the opportunity to power to her second stage win ahead of Emma Norsgaard. Anna van der Breggen stays in pink. (Slideshow route/profile)

Results 8th stage 2021 Giro Rosa

1. Lorena Wiebes (nld)
2. Emma Norsgaard (den) s.t.
3. Maria Vittoria Sperotto (ita) s.t.
4. Lisa Brennauer(ger) s.t.
5. Marianne Vos (nld) s.t.
6. Maria Bastianelli (ita) s.t.
7. Elena Cecchini (ita) s.t.
8. Sofia Bertizzolo (ita) s.t.
9. Ilaria Sanguinetti (ita) s.t.
10. Lucinda Brand (nld) s.t.

GC after stage 8

1. Anna van der Breggen (nld)
2. Ashleigh Moolman (rsa) + 2.55
3. Demi Vollering (nld) + 3.07
4. Elizabeth Deignan (gbr) + 5.56
5. Elise Chabbey (swi) + 6.27
6. Erica Magnaldi (ita) + 6.39
7. Mavi García (spa) + 7.01
8. Juliette Labous (fra) + 7.05
9. Tatiana Guderzo (ita) + 7.28
10. Niamh Fisher-Black (nzl) + 7.50

Race report
Carbonari, Vettorello and Studenikina jump off the front at kilometre 55. The trio carves out a lead of more than 3 minutes.

It’s gruppo compatto again with 7 kilometres remaining.

Lorena Wiebes powers to a commanding victory in the ensuing bunch sprint. Emma Norsgaard finishes at a bike length with Maria Vittoria Sperotto two bike lengths further behind.

Anna van der Breggen holds the maglia rosa.

Another interesting read: route 8th stage 2021 Giro d’Italia Donne.

Giro Rosa 2021 stage 8: route & profile

Click on the images to zoom


Watch the highlights of recent races here:
Leave a comment
No comments yet, your opinion is most welcome.
 

Related articles
Overview - Giro Rosa 20 Rivera outsprints Deignan, Van der Breggen seals GC triumph - Giro Rosa 20 Moolman wins Queen Stage, Van der Breggen almost home - Giro Rosa 20 Vos takes second win, Van der Breggen still leader - Giro Rosa 20 Norsgaard sprints to victory, Van der Breggen keeps pink - Giro Rosa 20 Sprint triumph Wiebes, Van der Breggen still in pink - Giro Rosa 20 Commanding ITT triumph Van der Breggen - Giro Rosa 20 Vos wins from breakaway, Van der Breggen keeps pink - Giro Rosa 20 Route stage 1: Fossano - Cuneo - Giro Rosa 20 Route stage 2: Boves - Prato Nevoso - Giro Rosa 20 Route stage 3: Casale Monferrato - Ovada - Giro Rosa 20 Route stage 4: Fondavalle - Riale di Formazza - Giro Rosa 20 Route stage 5: Milan - Carugate - Giro Rosa 20 Route stage 6: Colico - Colico - Giro Rosa 20 Route stage 7: Soprazzocco - Puegnago del Garda - Giro Rosa 20 Route stage 9: Feletto-Umberto - Monte Matajur - Giro Rosa 20 Route stage 10: Capriva del Friuli - Cormons - Giro Rosa 20
More articles