FIRST SEASONAL SUCCESS FOR THE VERONESE SPRINTER, EIGHTH IN THE TEAM WITH THE FIFTH DIFFERENT RIDERS IN THIS EXCELLENT SEASON OF THE WHOLE COLLECTIVE.
The Tour of Bulgaria starts in the best possible way with Giovanni Lonardi good at winning the sprint and also winning the first Tour leader jersey. For the sprinter from Verona this is the first victory of the season. Eighth success instead for Bardiani CSF Faizanè, which went to the center with 5 different athletes, all young and Italian, demonstrating a great quality of the whole team and a great growth of the team.
First stage of the Tour of Bulgaria quite long with 180 km to go, after a first climb, flat race with headwind and unfavorable to escape attempts. The group therefore remains compact, controlling the attempts in view of the final sprint conquered by the cyclamen jersey sprinter Giovanni Lonardi. Tomorrow the second stage from Plovdiv to Troyan.