Tirreno-Adriatico 2015: Adriano Malori fastest in short ITT

Adriano MaloriStage 1 in the Tirreno-Adriatico offers a short ITT in 5.4 kilometres. Home-rider Malori bestst Cancellara, while Uran is the best overall contender, followed by Nibali. Contador is 8 seconds down on Nibali and Quintana 10 seconds down on the Tour de France-winner of 2014. (Slideshow route/profile)

Tirreno-Adriatico 2015: Results 1st stage

1. Adriano Malori (ita)
2. Fabian Cancellara (swi) + 0.01
3. Greg Van Avermaet (bel) + 0.02
4. Maciej Bodnar (pol) s.t.
5. Matthias Brändle (aut) + s.t.
6. Daniel Oss (ita) + 0.04
7. Ramunas Navardauskas (ltu) + 0.05
8. Steven Cummings (gbr) s.t.
9. Peter Sagan (svk) + 0.06
10. Johan Le Bon (fra) + 0.08

18. Rigoberto Uran (col) + 0.10
28. Vincenzo Nibali (ita) + 0.11
33. Thibaut Pinot (fra) + 0.13
46. Bauke Mollema (nld) + 0.15
61. Alberto Contador (spa) + 0.19
69. Nairo Quintana (col) + 0.21
99. Joaquim Rodríguez (Spa) + 0.31
107. Carlos Betancur (col) + 0.48

GC after the 1st stage
1. Adriano Malori (ita)
2. Fabian Cancellara (swi) + 0.01
3. Greg Van Avermaet (bel) + 0.02
4. Maciej Bodnar (pol) s.t.
5. Matthias Brändle (aut) + s.t.
6. Daniel Oss (ita) + 0.04
7. Ramunas Navardauskas (ltu) + 0.05
8. Steven Cummings (gbr) s.t.
9. Peter Sagan (svk) + 0.06
10. Johan Le Bon (fra) + 0.08

18. Rigoberto Uran (col) + 0.10
28. Vincenzo Nibali (ita) + 0.11
33. Thibaut Pinot (fra) + 0.13
46. Bauke Mollema (nld) + 0.15
61. Alberto Contador (spa) + 0.19
69. Nairo Quintana (col) + 0.21
99. Joaquim Rodríguez (Spa) + 0.31
107. Carlos Betancur (col) + 0.48

Racereport
Aleksejs Saramotins is the 7th to roll of the ramp and he speeds to 6’16”. Daniel Oss outperforms him in 6’08” and that time is in the books for a while. Peter Sagan comes closest in 6’10”.

The first to best Oss’ time is Matthias Brändle with 6’06”, and a little later Adriano Malori finishes in 6’04”. Even Fabian Cancellara can’t top the Italian’s top-time.

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