he 199km stage from Valdengo to Bergamo, is on a mixed and challenging route, with 2,000m of total elevation.
Valdengo (12.00 – Start): sunny, 20°C. Wind: weak – 3km/h.
Bergamo (17.00 – Finish): sunny, 24°C. Wind: weak – 4km/h.
POINTS AND TIME BONUSES
During the stage, 13 seconds of time bonus are up for grabs in the individual overall classification by time, a maximum of 45 points are available for the points classification, and 22 points for the King of the Mountains competition.
1 – Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb)
2 – Nairo Quintana (Movistar Team) at 2’47″
3 – Thibaut Pinot (FDJ) at 3’25”
Maglia Rosa (pink), general classification leader, sponsored by Enel – Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb)
Maglia Ciclamino (cyclamen), sprinter classification leader, sponsored by Segafredo – Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors)
Maglia Azzurra (blue), King of the Mountains classification leader, sponsored by Banca Mediolanum – Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb); jersey worn by Omar Fraile (Team Dimension Data)
Maglia Bianca (white), young rider general classification leader, sponsored by Eurospin – Bob Jungels (Quick-Step Floors)
Stage 15 – Valdengo – Bergamo – 199 km – total elevation 2,000m
The route covers 150km on perfectly flat roads, passing through densely populated areas, with roundabouts, traffic dividers, pedestrian islands, setts paving and speed bumps being the main obstacles typically found in almost all urban areas.