Giro d'Italia
Stage 9: Benevento to San Giorgio del Sannio - Stage Details

Stage three winner Michael Matthews has put in a strong ride on another punishing day for stage nine of the Giro d’Italia this afternoon.

Matthews finished in 16th place within a small surviving peloton, one-minute 43seconds behind solo winner Paolo Tiralongo (Astana Pro Team), with the remnants of the day’s breakaway and major general classification contenders in between.

Sport director Matt White said the ride showed good signs of the 24-year-old’s condition.

“The way they raced this stage was like every other day this week,” White said of yet another aggressive day on the road.

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Paolo Tiralongo (ITA) - Astana Pro Team 5:50:31
2 Steven Kruijswijk (NED) - Team LottoNL-Jumbo 0:00:21
3 Simon Geschke (GER) - Team Giant-Alpecin 0:00:23
4 Amaël Moinard (FRA) - BMC Racing Team 0:00:23
5 Jesus Herrada (SPA) - Movistar Team 0:00:23
6 Carlos Betancur (COL) - AG2R La Mondiale 0:00:23
7 Tom Jelte Slagter (NED) - Cannondale-Garmin Pro Cycling Team 0:00:23
8 Kenny Elissonde (FRA) - FDJ.fr 0:00:23
9 Ryder Hesjedal (CAN) - Cannondale-Garmin Pro Cycling Team 0:00:27
10 Fabio Aru (ITA) - Astana Pro Team 0:00:56
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
16 Michael Matthews (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:01:43
65 Sam Bewley (NZL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:07:01
83 Pieter Weening (Ned) - ORICA-GreenEDGE
115 Simon Gerrans (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:14:29
116 Luke Durbridge (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:14:29
119 Simon Clarke (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:14:29
124 Esteban Chaves (COL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:14:29
144 Brett Lancaster (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:17:53
180 Michael Hepburn (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:23:42