Santos Women's Tour - Race Overview

2014 Giro del Trentino winner Valentina Scandolara has successfully defended the leader’s jersey she claimed on day one to take out the Santos Women’s Tourfollowing tonight’s final stage.

In a fairytale finish for ORICA-AIS, teammate and stage two winner Melissa Hoskins took out her second victory winning the evening’s criterium from a bunch sprint.

Scandolara’s victory marked the Italian’s first professional stage race general classification win.

“It’s been wonderful these past few days and today all these people saw how great ORICA-AIS is. It was amazing,” Scandolara said.

Read the full report here.

General Classification

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Valentina Scandolara (ITA) - ORICA-AIS 4:46:54
2 Melissa Hoskins (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:06
3 Loren Rowney (AUS) - Roxsolt 0:06
4 Ruth Corset (AUS) - Total Rush Hyster 0:11
5 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:14
6 Rachel Neylan (AUS) - 0:14
7 Jenelle Crooks (AUS) - Specialized Securitor 0:14
8 Miranda Griffiths (AUS) - Holden Women's Cycling Team 0:14
9 Lizzie Williams (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:17
10 Giorgia Bronzini (ITA) - Wiggle Down Under 0:42
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
1 Valentina Scandolara (ITA) - ORICA-AIS 4:46:54
2 Melissa Hoskins (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:06
5 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:14
9 Lizzie Williams (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:17