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Debut accidentado en Eslovenia – Equipo Kern Pharma

Tour of Slovenia (Eslovenia, UCI 2.Pro, 09-13/06)

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09/06 – 13:10 – 17:00. 1ª etapa: Ptuj – Rogaška Slatina, 151 km
1. Phil Bauhaus (Bahrain Victorius) 3h33’45”
2. Jon Aberasturi (Caja Rural-Seguros RGA) m.t.
3. Rui Oliveira (UAE Team Emirates) m.t.

51. Iván Moreno (Equipo Kern Pharma) m.t.
56. Enrique Sanz (Equipo Kern Pharma) m.t.
62. Raúl García Pierna (Equipo Kern Pharma) m.t.
74. Danny van der Tuuk (Equipo Kern Pharma) a 28”
84. Sergio Araiz (Equipo Kern Pharma) m.t.
127. Jaime Castrillo (Equipo Kern Pharma) a 2’32”
133. Urko Berrade (Equipo Kern Pharma) a 3’57”

General provisional
1. Phil Bauhaus (Bahrain Victorius) 3h33’35”
2. Jon Aberasturi (Caja Rural-Seguros RGA) a 4”
3. Rui Oliveira (UAE Team Emirates) a 6”

51. Iván Moreno (Equipo Kern Pharma) a 10”
56. Enrique Sanz (Equipo Kern Pharma) m.t.
62. Raúl García Pierna (Equipo Kern Pharma) m.t.
76. Danny van der Tuuk (Equipo Kern Pharma) a 38”
85. Sergio Araiz (Equipo Kern Pharma) m.t.
127. Jaime Castrillo (Equipo Kern Pharma) a 2’42”
133. Urko Berrade (Equipo Kern Pharma) a 4’07”

10/06 – 11:15 – 15:00. 2ª etapa: Žalec – Celje, 147 km
11/06 – 11:00 – 15:00. 3ª etapa: Brežice – Krško, 166 km
12/06 – 10:50 – 15:00. 4ª etapa: Ajdovščina – Nova Gorica, 164 km
13/06 – 10:15 – 15:00. 5ª etapa: Ljubljana – Novo Mesto, 175 km

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La Route d’Occitanie (Francia, UCI 2.1, 10-13/06)

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Alineación: Roger Adrià, Jon Agirre, Carlos García Pierna, Diego López Fuentes, Martí Márquez, José Félix Parra, Ibon Ruiz

Recorrido
10/06 – 11:45 – 16:00. 1ª etapa: Cazouls-lès-Béziers – Lacaune-les-Bains, 156 km
11/06 – 11:00 – 16:00. 2ª etapa: Villefranche-de-Rouergue – Auch, 199 km
12/06 – 10:45 – 16:00. 3ª etapa: Pierrefitte-Nestalas – Le Mourtis, 192 km
13/06 – 11:35 – 15:30. 4ª etapa: Lavelanet – Duilhac-sous-Peyrepertuse, 151 km

Cobertura
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Retransmisión de los 50 kilómetros finales de cada etapa en directo vía Facebook (J10-D13, 14:30)

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Urška Žigart attacks to take a spectacular debut victory for Team BikeExchange on the final stage of Setmana Ciclista Valenciana – Team BikeExchange

Slovenian rider Urška Žigart gave Team BikeExchange something to celebrate on today’s final stage of Setmana Ciclista Valenciana, attacking to take her first victory of the 2021 season in impressive style, with a strong and convincing solo move, with teammate Arianna Fidanza winning the bunch sprint behind for second place.

After some bad luck with crashes yesterday, Team BikeExchange started the final stage on the offensive, sending Teniel Campbell into an early move, which headed in hot pursuit of an early solo escapee, Nadine Gill. Campbell’s move was eventually brought back yet the squad remained attentive, and it was up to 24-year-old Zigart to take the next opportunity.

Ahead of the penultimate climb of the day, with more than 70km still to race, the Slovenian attacked away from the bunch and quickly bridged across to the sole leader Gill. The duo worked together to increase their advantage out to more than three and a half minutes before Zigart launched away from her breakaway companion with 25km remaining.  

Pushing on with every pedal stroke over the undulating terrain, the new 2021 signing was able to hold on to take a classy debut victory for the team, holding off the chasers by a slim margin of five seconds, wrapping up a successful four-days of racing in Valencia.

Urška Žigart – Stage 4 winner
“When I was about six kilometers to the finish, the gap was coming down really fast because they were preparing for the sprint from the back. At that time, I was thinking I am not going to make it, they’re going too fast, and I had a headwind, but my director was yelling in my ear to push through and telling me I can do it and to believe and I made it so I am very happy.

We wanted a bit more with the GC but that was more or less decided on the first day. We were really happy with Arianna taking third place two days ago and of course today we took first place and second place, so to have one-two on such a hard stage it is really good, and we can go ahead into the next week of Spanish races very confident.”

Alejandro Gonzales-Tablas – Sport Director
“It was an amazing day and finally we had a bit of luck. The team rode awesomely and Urška took her opportunity, a move that doesn’t happen so often but when it happens it feels the best. 
 
With Arianna in second place, it proves one more time what she is capable of. It has been an amazing week where we can take lots of confidence in to the next races we have here in Spain.”

2021 Setmana Ciclista Valenciana stage 4 results:
1. Urška Žigart (Team BikeExchange) 3:30:13
2. Arianna Fidanza (Team BikeExchange) +0:05
3. Sheyla Gutierrez +0:05

Final General Classification Results:
1. Annemiek van Vleuten 13:18:57
2. Mavi Garcia +2:16
3. Katrine Aalerud +2:30
11. Janneke Ensing +2:37

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