GIRO DE ITALIA

Kittel leader ahead of Stage 4 of the Giro

The peleton rides during the 4th stage of 99th Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy, from Catanzaro to Praia a Mare of 200 km on May 10, 2016 in Praia a Mare.

Stage 4 of the Giro de Italia took place this afternoon from Catanzaro to Praia a Mare.

CYCLING-ITA-GIROThe pack rides during the 4th stage of 99th Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy, from Catanzaro to Praia a Mare of 200 km on May 10, 2016 in Praia a Mare, Italy.

The stage featured a twisting start but subsequent 120km of relatively straightforward terrain. The route winds its way along wide fast-flow roads, which feature a few tunnels

The home straight is 2,500m long, on a 7.5m wide asphalt road, curving just slightly, 40m before the finish and the last riders are expected to finish at approx. 17:15 CET..

GENERAL CLASSIFICATION
1 – Marcel Kittel (Etixx – Quick-Step)
2 – Tom Dumoulin (Team Giant – Alpecin) at 9″
3 – Andrey Amador (Movistar Team) at 15″