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Stangelj wins Tour of Tuscany

Gorazd Stangelj of the Liguigas team won the Tour of Tuscany in Italy Sunday. Stangelj came to the finish with Alexia’s Pascal Herve and beat the Frenchman in a sprint to win the 194km race with a time of 4:50:45. Spaniard Garcia Lastras (iBanesto.com) finished third, another 41 seconds back.

By VeloNews Interactive

Gorazd Stangelj of the Liguigas team won the Tour of Tuscany in Italy Sunday. Stangelj came to the finish with Alexia’s Pascal Herve and beat the Frenchman in a sprint to win the 194km race with a time of 4:50:45. Spaniard Garcia Lastras (iBanesto.com) finished third, another 41 seconds back.

Results

TOUR OF TUSCANY, Florence, Italy. May 6.

1. Gorazd Stangelj (Slo), Liquigas, 14km in 4:50:45 (40 kph); 2. Pascal Herve (F), s.t.; 3. Garcia Lastras (Sp), iBanesto.com, at 0:41; 4. Simone Borgheresi (I), Mercatone Uno, s.t.;; 5. Massimo Giunti (I), Cantina Tollo, at 1:48.