Giro d'Italia
Stage 8: Praia a Mare to Montevergine di Mercogliano - Stage Details

Mitchelton-SCOTT and Simon Yates still lead the Giro d’Italia following a stage eight summit finish on Mare-Montevergine di Mercogliano today.

After an easier day yesterday for the sprint, the workload increased today with Svein Tuft and Sam Bewley controlling the breakaway before Jack Haig and Roman Kreuziger protected the Australian team’s leaders on the final climb. 

Finishing fifth and seventh on the stage respectively, Yates and Esteban Chaves still sit first and third overall with another, harder summit finish tomorrow. 

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Richard Carapaz (ECU) - Movistar Team 5:11:35
2 Davide Formolo (ITA) - Bora-Hansgrohe 0:00:07
3 Thibaut Pinot (FRA) - Groupama-FDJ 0:00:07
4 Enrico Battaglin (ITA) - LottoNL-Jumbo 0:00:07
5 Simon Yates (GBR) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:00:07
6 Domenico Pozzovivo (ITA) - Bahrain-Merida 0:00:07
7 Esteban Chaves (COL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:00:07
8 Patrick Konrad (AUT) - Bora-Hansgrohe 0:00:07
9 Michael Woods (CAN) - EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale 0:00:07
10 Pello Bilbao (SPA) - Astana Pro Team 0:00:07
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
5 Simon Yates (GBR) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:00:07
7 Esteban Chaves (COL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:00:07
28 Mikel Nieve (SPA) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:00:07
50 Jack Haig (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:01:49
56 Roman Kreuziger (CZE) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:02:11
103 Christopher Juul Jensen (DEN) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:15:12
170 Sam Bewley (NZL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:24:00
171 Svein Tuft (CAN) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:24:00