Good morning from Stage 13 of Giro d’Italia, organised by RCS Sport/La Gazzetta dello Sport and running from 4 to 27 May. The 180km flat stage from Ferrara to Nervesa della Battaglia is flat with a short and easy climb in the finale.
The peloton, 168 riders strong, passed km 0 at 13:02. Did not start number 34 – Tanel Kangert (Astana Pro Team).
Ferrara (12:55 – Start): Sunny, 21°C. Wind: weak – 2km/h N.
Nervesa della Battaglia (17:15 – Finish): Partly Cloudy, 21°C. Wind: weak – 8km/h S.
POINTS AND TIME BONUSES
During the stage, 13 seconds of time bonuses are up for grabs in the individual overall classification by time; a maximum of 90 points are available for the points classification (432 left); and 3 points for the King of the Mountains competition (378 left).
1 – Simon Yates (Mitchelton – Scott)
2 – Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb) at 47″
3 – Thibaut Pinot (Groupama – FDJ) at 1’04”