19 July 2019
MISSION ACCOMPLISHED: SORAYA PALADIN IN THE TOP 10 OF THE GIRO!
The #YellowFluoOrange rider reached her goal: with the 4th place behind Marianne Vos, Lucinda Brand and Lotte Kopecky in the final stage (San Vito al Tagliamento - Udine, 120 km) of the Giro Rosa Iccrea, Soraya Paladin could keep the top 10 of the 30th Giro Rosa Iccrea.
A 10/10 season for Soraya Paladin that goes on until the finish of the Giro Rosa Iccrea: her performances are important since February passing through the Spring Classics and the races to prepare the Giro where, with the 9th place in the GC at 9’13’’ from the Maglia Rosa Annemiek Van Vleuten, there are the third place in Maniago, the 4th at Laghi di Cancano, San Giorgio di Perlena and Udine, the 5th in Viù, the 7th in Piedicavallo and the 6th in Carate Brianza. The Team Alé - Cipollini could take also the 2nd place in Carate Brianza with Nadia Quagliotto.
The Team Manager Fortunato Lacquaniti comments: “The ladies did an excellent performance during the Giro, I want to thank them and the staff really much for the important and intense work done.”
FINAL GENERAL CLASSIFICATION GIRO ROSA ICCREA 2019:
1. Annemiek Van Vleuten
2. Anna Van der Breggen
3. Amanda Spratt
9. Soraya PALADIN
51. Nadia QUAGLIOTTO
67. Ahreum NA
74. Eri YONAMINE
75. Romy KASPER
78. Jelena ERIC