Chaves rides into pink as Kruijswijk crashes in Giro d’Italia

Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) took emotional victory on hectic and breath-taking stage 19 of the Giro d’Italia. In a day that saw the maglia rosa Steven Kruijswijk crash heavily, Nibali claimed valuable seconds on his rivals following a late attack on the last climb. Mikel Nieve (Team Sky) crossed the line in second place with Esteban Chaves (Orica-GreenEdge) in second.

Giro d’Italia 2016 – stage 19 results (Pinerolo – Risoul):

1 Vincenzo Nibali (Astana)

4:19:54

2 Mikel Nieve (Sky)

+51”

3 Esteban Chaves (Orica-GreenEdge)

+53”

4 Diego Ulissi (Lampre – Merida)

+01’02”

5 Rafal Majka (Tinkoff)

+02’14”

6 Alejandro Valverde (Movistar)

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7 Rigoberto Uran (Cannondale)

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8 Georg Preidler (Giant-Alpecin)

+02’43”

9 Nicolas Roche (Sky)

+02’51”

10 Hubert Dupont (AG2R)

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General classification after stage 19:

1 Esteban Chaves (Orica-GreenEdge)

78:14:20

2 Vincenzo Nibali (Astana)

+40”

3 Steven Kruijswijk (LottoNl-Jumbo)

+01’05”

4 Alejandro Valverde (Movistar)

+01’48”

5 Rafal Majka (Tinkoff)

+03’59”

6 Bob Jungels (Etixx – Quick-Step)

+07’53”

7 Andrey Amador (Movistar)

+09’34”

8 Rigoberto Uran (Cannondale)

+12’18”

9 Kanstantsin Siutsou (Dimension Data)

+13’19”

10 Domenico Pozzovivo (AG2R)

+14’11”

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