Giro d’Italia: Richard Carapaz wins stage eight as Simon Yates retains lead

12 May 2018 03:48
• Movistar rider jumps away on closing steep ascent to take victory• Chris Froome fell on final climb but did not appear to sustain injuryEcuador’s Richard Carapaz went solo in the finale to claim the Giro d’Italia eighth stage, a 208km ride from Praia a Mare, as Britain’s Simon Yates retained the overall lead on Saturday.Movistar rider Carapaz jumped away from the main group some 2km from the finish in a steep final ascent and whizzed past breakaway rider Koen Bouwman. Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian