Giro d'Italia
Stage 6: Caltanissetta to Etna - Stage Details

In a day to be remembered, Mitchelton-SCOTT’s Esteban Chaves and Simon Yates have conquered Mt Etna to finish first and second on stage six of the Giro d’Italia and move Yates into the race lead.

The duo crossed the line of the race’s first summit finish together, with Yates honouring Chaves the victory, 26seconds ahead of their nearest rival.

The performance sees Yates take the overall lead by 16seconds to Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb). Chaves moves into third overall at 23seconds.

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Esteban Chaves (COL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 4:16:11
2 Simon Yates (GBR) - Mitchelton-SCOTT ST
3 Thibaut Pinot (FRA) - Groupama-FDJ 0:00:26
4 George Bennett (NZL) - LottoNL-Jumbo 0:00:26
5 Domenico Pozzovivo (ITA) - Bahrain-Merida 0:00:26
6 Miguel Angel Lopez (COL) - Astana Pro Team 0:00:26
7 Richard Carapaz (ECU) - Movistar Team 0:00:26
8 Tom Dumoulin (NED) - Team Sunweb 0:00:26
9 Fabio Aru (ITA) - UAE Team Emirates 0:00:26
10 Chris Froome (GBR) - Team Sky 0:00:26
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
1 Esteban Chaves (COL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 4:16:11
2 Simon Yates (GBR) - Mitchelton-SCOTT ST
17 Mikel Nieve (SPA) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:00:57
37 Roman Kreuziger (CZE) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:05:09
60 Jack Haig (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:10:37
74 Christopher Juul Jensen (DEN) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:12:52
106 Sam Bewley (NZL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:19:43
144 Svein Tuft (CAN) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:24:31