Giro d'Italia
Stage 1: San Lorenzo al Mare to Sanremo (TTT) - Stage Details

ORICA-GreenEDGE has claimed the opening team time trial at the Giro d’Italia in San Remo this afternoon, seven seconds faster than nearest rivals Tinkoff-Saxo.

The Australian outfit finished the 17.6km race against the clock in 19minutes 26seconds, 2014 Liege-Bastogne-Liege champion Simon Gerrans the first rider across the line to claim first honours in the pink ‘maglia rosa’ leader’s jersey.

“If I could chop the front of this jersey into nine pieces and share it amongst my teammates I would,” Gerrans said.

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:19:26
2 Tinkoff-Saxo 0:00:07
3 Astana Pro Team 0:00:13
4 Etixx - Quick-Step 0:00:19
5 Movistar Team 0:00:21
6 BMC Racing Team 0:00:25
7 IAM Cycling 0:00:25
8 FDJ.fr 0:00:26
9 Team Sky 0:00:27
10 Team Katusha 0:00:27
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
1 ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:19:26