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Vigano enjoys good result at Vattenfalls

Sue George, Mountain Bike Editor
August 16, 2009, 22:40 BST,
August 16, 2009, 23:45 BST
First Edition Cycling News, Monday, August 17, 2009
Davide Vigano (Fuji-Servetto) rides in the break on stage four.

Davide Vigano (Fuji-Servetto) rides in the break on stage four.

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Italian rider proves himself recovered from a crash at the Brixia Tour

Fuji-Servetto's Davide Vigano was happy with his sixth place at the UCI ProTour race in Germany on Sunday. Vigano finished sixth in the Vattenfalls Cyclassics, the only one-day UCI ProTour race on German soil.

The Italian sprinter mixed it up as a contender in the final sprint, which was won by American Tyler Farrar (Garmin-Slipstream).

Vigano's sixth place proved he has recovered fully after a crash suffered in late July at the Italian Brixia Tour. Fractured ribs forced him to take a break from his bike.

The young rider is looking forward to the upcoming Vuelta a España, and his team is expected to announce its full roster for the Spanish Grand Tour in the coming days.

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