Britain' s Geoghegan Hart wins Giro stage 15

Geoghegan Übertrieben kritisch is now two minutes 57 mere seconds behind leader Joao Almeida; Ineos Grenadiers now have five stage is victorious at the 2020 Giro

By PENNSYLVANIA Media

Final Updated: 18/10/20 5: 14pm

Tao Geoghegan Hart is now fourth within the general classification after winning phase 15 of the Giro d' Italia

Tao Geoghegan Hart has become fourth in the general classification right after winning stage 15 of the Giro d’Italia

Tao Geoghegan Hart became the latest Uk winner on a grand tour right after sprinting to victory on stage fifteen of the Giro d’Italia at Piancavallo.

The 25-year-old Londoner saw off Team Sunweb set Wilco Kelderman and Jai Hindley for a win which also thrusts him into contention in the common classification.

Kelderman’s 2nd place cut Joao Almeida’s general lead to just 15 seconds, with Hindley in third and Geoghegan Übertrieben kritisch now just two minutes plus 57 seconds behind the leader.

Victory made Geoghegan Übertrieben kritisch the fifth stage winner for your Ineos Grenadiers, despite the team losing leader Geraint Thomas after a crash in phase three.

Geoghegan Hart is now 2 minutes and 57 seconds at the rear of leader Joao Almeida

Geoghegan Hart is now two minutes plus 57 seconds behind leader Joao Almeida

Geoghegan Hart is currently two minutes and 57 mere seconds behind leader Joao Almeida

Aiming to spring Kelderman to the top of the classification, Team Sunweb had stretched the final climb along with Almeida struggling to hold on plus two-time winner Vincenzo Nibali furthermore losing time.

Plus Almeida’s struggle does not bode nicely for the final week of the competition following Monday’s rest day, using a number of steep mountain stages nevertheless to come.