Antunes Battles to a Strong Third Place on Giro d’Italia Stage 19
Amaro Antunes secured third place on Giro d’Italia stage 19 after a strong ride, on one of the final days of his first Grand Tour, saw him battle in the breakaway before demonstrating his climbing skills on the road up to the finish line.
Breakaway Denies Sprinters the Win as Černý Finishes as CCC Team’s Best-Placed Rider
The breakaway ultimately denied the sprinters left in the race on Giro d’Italia stage 17 with Damiano Cima (Nippo - Vini Fantini - Faizane’) able to hold off the chasing bunch in the closing meters of the day to take the win, while Josef Černý tried his luck on the finishing straight to cross the line in 15th place.
Giro d’Italia Stage 17: de la Parte and Antunes Fight Hard in the Day’s Breakaway
Víctor de la Parte and Amaro Antunes led the way for CCC Team on Giro d’Italia stage 17, helping to drive the breakaway throughout another day in the mountains before both riders finished inside the top 15 at the end of the day.
Giro d’Italia Stage 16: Ventoso and Owsian in the Breakaway before an Challenging Finale in Wet Conditions
CCC Team was well-represented in the 21-rider breakaway on Giro d’Italia stage 16 with Łukasz Owsian and Francisco Ventoso, who also attacked solo at one point, showing that they are still in good shape at the start of the final week of racing.