Damiano Cima the “king” of intermediate sprints, Sho Hatsuyama the rider with the most kms alone in front of the group, with about 1,000 km of breakaway collected by the #OrangeBlue riders in a week. 2 the top 10 reached with Canola and Lonardi. These are the numbers of the team in the first week of Giro d’Italia.
Team focused on two fronts with Giro d’Italia and Tour of Japan. In Japan Filippo Zaccanti is third of the stage and at the top of the GPM ranking. Behind him the group sprint set by Imerio Cima with a final 4th place.
Giro d’Italia, but also Tour of Japan that will start in few days. A double important appointment for the Italian-Japanese. Hideto Nakane will be the leader for the General Ranking, while Imerio Cima and Hayato Yoshida will be the sprinters. The team will ride with the special edition jersey, the same of the Giro d’Italia.
The Japanese rider of the NIPPO Vini Fantini Faizanè team excites all the cycling fans with a heroic solo breakaway of over 144km in which it has achieved a maximum advantage of 7 minutes and 12 seconds on the group with an average speed of 38 km per hour.