Daily News Digest

by Mark Zalewski

June 3, 2016

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Greipel takes sprint win at Tour de Luxembourg; Jaramillo takes stage win at Tour of Japan; Gilbert leaving BMC after 2016; Henao set to make return at Dauphiné; Citing Zika virus, pregnant wife, van Garderen withdraws name from Olympic selection; UCI announces women’s Olympic road events allocations; Comedy of errors at Tour of Ukraine; Sagan enjoying an active rest period; Axel Merckx talks about his team’s recent success; Mid-ride with Koen de Kort; Mountain biker nearly falls off cliff

Jaramillo takes stage win at Tour of Japan

by CyclingTips

Daniel Jaramillo (UnitedHealthcare) bettered his third place on stage four with a win on stage five.

Jaramillo took the sprint ahead of Anthony Giacoppo (Avanti IsoWhey Sport) who is leading the sprint category thanks to his wins on stage three and the opening prologue.

Pier Pallo De Negri (Nippo – Vini Fantini) finished third, adding to his third place on stage 3.

The race heads to Mt. Fuji for the next stage on Friday, featuring an 11.4km climb with an average gradient of 10 percent and maximum gradient of 22 percent.

Stage 5: Minami Shinshu > Minami Shinshu - Stage Result

Thursday 2nd June 2016

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JARAMILLO DIEZ Daniel Alexander
UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team
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Avanti IsoWhey Sport
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DE NEGRI Pier Paolo
Nippo - Vini Fantini