Settimana Ciclistica Lombarda Stage 1

Road: Michael Stevenson (Sparbanken Vest-Ridley) were running strongly at the first stage of Settimana Ciclistica Lombarda line on Thursday when he finished second behind Bartosz Huzarski (ISD-Neri).

Michael Stevenson (Sparbanken Vest-Ridley) were running strongly at the first stage of Settimana Ciclistica Lombarda line on Thursday when he finished second behind Bartosz Huzarski (ISD-Neri).

Stage with targets in the city were running in terrible Calcinato area to weather which led to the shortened from 157 to 136 kilometers. Michael Stevenson went early loss, after only 16 kilometers, he was running and gassed along with Bartosz Huzarski and Manuele Caddeo (Zheroquadro Radenska).

The trio had at most a lead of 6:21 minutes after 72 kilometers driven. When it was announced that stage shortened got the main peloton with overall leader Michele Scarponi (Androni Giocattoli) speed.

Despite the tättrion managed to keep away with half a minute. In the Sprint was the Swede out, defeated by the pole Bartosz Huzarski. Michele Scarponi leading continued competition, 16 seconds ahead of Matteo Carrara of Vacansoleil Pro Cycling Team.
Settimana Ciclistica Lombarda By Bergamasca-1st stage:

1 Bartosz Huzarski (Pol) ISD-Neri 3:12:30
2 Michael Stevenson (Eng) Sparebanken Vest-Ridley 0:01
3 Manuele Caddeo (Ita) Zheroquadro Radenska
4 Roberto Ferrari (Ita) De Rosa-Stac Plastic 0:30
5 Yuri Metlushenko (Ukr) Amore & Vita-Conad
6 Erkki Putsep (Est) Kalev Chocolate Team Kuota
7 Juraj Ugrinic (Kro) Meridiana Kamen Team
8 Simone Campagnaro (Ita) Miche
9. Boy Van Poppel (Ned) Rabobank
10 Roy Hegreberg (Nor) Sparebanken Vest-Ridley