Tour de France best young rider Adam Yates has finished 15th on stage 19 of the Giro d'Italiato retain the white jersey and move up into eighth position overall with two days remaining.
After a dramatic day, Yates finished alongside Nairo Quintana (Movistar) and Bob Jungels (Quickstep), eight-minutes 21seconds adrift of Mikel Landa (Team Sky) who took the stage.
Behind Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb) lost his overall lead and Steven Kruijswijk (Lotto- Jumbo) dropped off the pace to see Yates overtake him on the general classification standings.
“It was another solid day,” Yates said. “I felt alright again on the climbs.”
|1||Mikel Landa (SPA) - Team Sky||4:53:00|
|2||Rui Costa (POR) - UAE Team Emirates||0:01:49|
|3||Pierre Rolland (FRA) - Cannondale-Drapac||0:01:54|
|4||Pello Bilbao (SPA) - Astana Pro Team||0:02:12|
|5||Sebastian Henao (COL) - Team Sky||0:03:06|
|6||Evgeny Shalunov (RUS) - Gazprom – Rusvelo||0:03:51|
|7||Luis León Sanchez (SPA) - Astana Pro Team||0:03:51|
|8||Matteo Busato (ITA) - Wilier Triestina||0:05:05|
|9||Lorenzo Rota (ITA) - Bardiani CSF||0:05:05|
|10||Ilia Koshevoy (BLR) - Wilier Triestina||0:06:44|
|15||Adam Yates (GBR) - ORICA-SCOTT||0:08:21|
|21||Ruben Plaza (SPA) - ORICA-SCOTT||0:09:18|
|65||Carlos Verona (SPA) - ORICA-SCOTT||0:23:23|
|116||Michael Hepburn (AUS) - ORICA-SCOTT||0:28:11|
|125||Luka Mezgec (SLO) - ORICA-SCOTT||0:28:11|
|156||Christopher Juul Jensen (DEN) - ORICA-SCOTT||0:28:11|
|157||Svein Tuft (CAN) - ORICA-SCOTT||0:28:11|