Giro d'Italia Internazionale Femminile
Stage 2: Frattamaggiore - Frattamaggiore - Stage Details

Melissa Hoskins has finished seventh in a bunch finish on stage two of the Giro d'Italia Internazionale Femminile this afternoon.

Hoskins was set up by her ORICA-AIS teammates who took the reigns at the front of the peloton with 9km to go and delivered her to the final corner.

"That was our plan today,” sport director Gene Bates said. 

“We were all going to support Melissa Hoskins for the sprint, give her some confidence and get a really good result for the team."

Read the full stage two report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Giorgia Bronzini (ITA) - Wiggle Honda Pro Cycling 2:54:36
2 Marianne Vos (NED) - Rabobank-Liv Woman Cycling Team ST
3 Shelley Olds (USA) - Ale Cipollini ST
4 Carmen Smal (USA) - Specialized-Lululemon ST
5 Annemiek Van Vleuten (NED) - Rabobank-Liv Woman Cycling Team ST
6 Babara Guarischi (ITA) - Ale Cipollini ST
7 Melissa Hoskins (AUS) - ORICA-AIS ST
8 Giada Borgato (ITA) - Estado de Mexico-Faren Kuota ST
9 Pauline Ferrand-Prevot (FRA) - Rabobank-Liv Woman Cycling Team ST
10 Emma Johansson (SWE) - ORICA-AIS ST
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
7 Melissa Hoskins (AUS) - ORICA-AIS ST
10 Emma Johansson (SWE) - ORICA-AIS ST
41 Katrin Garfoot (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:12
59 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:12
82 Valentina Scandolara (ITA) - ORICA-AIS 0:32
86 Loes Gunnewijk (NED) - ORICA-AIS 0:45
104 Shara Gillow (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:47
114 Jessie Maclean (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:47