ANDRONI GIOCATTOLI SIDERMEC: RESTREPO IS SECOND AT THE TROFEO MATTEOTTI
The intense week of racing for Androni Giocattoli Sidermec ends with a good second place for Jhonatan Restrepo at the Matteotti Trophy.
The Colombian was a great protagonist of the race right from the start and then closed behind Matteo Trentin who won the Abruzzo classic, where the passionate Gianfranco Ulisse arrived to cheer for the Androni Giocattoli Sidermec.
It was an escape to twelve that basically decided the race on the fifth of the thirteen laps planned with the Androni Giocattoli Sidermec represented by Restrepo and Bais. With five laps to go the decisive action with the attack of seven riders including Restrepo. During the last lap, the attack of Trentin with Restrepo who narrowly failed to catch up. For the Colombian a winning sprint (21” behind the winner) for second place with the French Ferron.
The general rehearsal of the team that placed Bais in ninth place was beautiful. Just Mattia Bais yesterday was a brilliant protagonist at the Memorial Pantani in Cesenatico where he had hit another top-10. On the breakaway all day, Bais was very good to finish in tenth position in the order of arrival that saw Sonny Colbrelli excel. Eleventh place for Simone Ravanelli.
The comment of the team manager Gianni Savio also arrives on today’s race: «I congratulate the whole team for the good result obtained today. It is the demonstration that all the components form a united group, compact and above all determined to do well».
— Team Androni Sidermec to teamandronisidermec.com