Simon Yates surges up Mount Etna to take race lead in Giro d’Italia

10 May 2018 03:39
• British rider crosses line in second spot but takes pink jersey• Team-mate Esteban Chaves wins stage and goes third overallBritain’s Simon Yates has taken the overall lead in the Giro d’Italia after finishing second on stage six behind his Mitchelton-Scott team-mate Esteban Chaves.Yates started the day in third place, 17 seconds behind race leader Rohan Dennis, before the gruelling 169km stage to a finish on Mount Etna. He becomes the fourth Briton to wear the pink jersey after Mark Cavendish, Bradley Wiggins and David Millar. Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian