Cervelo goes Wild in prologue (Full results)

Wild, Armstrong go 1-2 in opening stage, Columbia-HTC 3-4

The Cervelo TestTeam delivered a 1-2 punch to the women's field in the opening prologue of the 20th Giro Donne on Friday.  In the late evening event, Dutchwoman Kirsten Wild powered to the stage win with four seconds over teammate and Olympic champion Kristin Armstrong in the 2.5km test.

Team Columbia-HTC took the next two spots with Dane Linda Villumsen and German Ina Teutenberg coming in just fractions of a second behind Armstrong, and a a half second ahead of Charlotte Becker (Equipe Nürnberger Versicherung).

American Katharine Carroll (US National Team) put in a strong effort to place sixth ahead of Swede Susanne Ljungskog (Flexpoint). Two other Flexpoint riders came in the next two spots, with Iris Slappendel and Trine Schmidt edging out Columbia-HTC's Chantal Beltman.

Defending race champion Fabiana Luperini finished 17 seconds behind Wild.

Results
1Kirsten Wild (Ned) Cervelo TestTeam0:03:06 
2Kristin Armstrong (USA) Cervelo TestTeam0:00:04 
3Linda Melanie Villumsen (Den) Team Columbia HTC Women0:00:04 
4Ina Yoko Teutenberg (Ger) Team Columbia HTC Women0:00:05 
5Charlotte Becker (Ger) Equipe Nürnberger Versicherung0:00:05 
6Katharine Carroll (USA) US National Team0:00:06 
7Susanne Ljungskog (Swe) Team Flexpoint0:00:06 
8Iris Slappendel (Ned) Team Flexpoint0:00:06 
9Trine Schmidt (Den) Team Flexpoint0:00:06 
10Chantal Beltman (Ned) Team Columbia HTC Women0:00:06 
11Judith Arndt (Ger) Team Columbia HTC Women0:00:07 
12Noemi Cantele (Ita) Bigla Cycling Team0:00:07 
13Emma Pooley (GBr) Cervelo TestTeam0:00:08 
14Monica Holler (Swe) Bigla Cycling Team0:00:09 
15Loes Gunnewijk (Ned) Team Flexpoint0:00:09 
16Tatiana Antoshina (Rus) Gauss RDZ Ormu - Colnago0:00:09 
17Diana Ziliute (Ltu) Safi - Pasta Zara Titanedi0:00:09 
18Amber Neben (USA) Equipe Nürnberger Versicherung0:00:10 
19Alessandra D' Ettorre (Ita) Top Girls Fassa Bortolo Raxy Line0:00:10 
20Svetlana Bubnenkova (Rus) Fenixs Edilsavino0:00:10 
21Sarah Duster (Ger) Cervelo TestTeam0:00:10 
22Lauren Tamayo (USA) US National Team0:00:10 
23Modesta Vzesniauskaite (Ltu) Bigla Cycling Team0:00:11 
24Katherine Bates (Aus) Team Columbia HTC Women0:00:11 
25Claudia Hausler (Ger) Cervelo TestTeam0:00:11 
26Tiffany Cromwell (Aus) Australia0:00:12 
27Edita Pucinskaite (Ltu) Gauss RDZ Ormu - Colnago0:00:12 
28Liz Hatch (USA) Team System Data0:00:12 
29Trixi Worrack (Ger) Equipe Nürnberger Versicherung0:00:12 
30Lauren Kitchen (Aus) Australia0:00:12 
31Inga Cilvinaite (Ltu) Safi - Pasta Zara Titanedi0:00:12 
32Suzanne De Goede (Ned) Equipe Nürnberger Versicherung0:00:13 
33Nicole Brandli (Swi) Bigla Cycling Team0:00:13 
34Kimberly Anderson (USA) Team Columbia HTC Women0:00:13 
35Tatiana Guderzo (Ita) S.C. Michela Fanini Record Rox  
36Bettina Kuhn (Swi) Bigla Cycling Team0:00:14 
37Elizabeth Armitstead (GBr) Lotto-Belisol Ladiesteam0:00:14 
38Valentina Carretta (Ita) Top Girls Fassa Bortolo Raxy Line0:00:15 
39Marlen Johrend (Ger) Equipe Nürnberger Versicherung0:00:15 
40Julia Martisova (Rus) Gauss RDZ Ormu - Colnago0:00:15 
41Carla Ryan (Aus) Cervelo TestTeam0:00:15 
42Karin Aune (Swe) Fenixs Edilsavino0:00:15 
43Meredith Miller (USA) US National Team0:00:15 
44Carlee Taylor (Aus) Australia0:00:15 
45Gloria Presti (Ita) Selle Italia Ghezzi0:00:15 
46Brooke Miller (USA) US National Team0:00:16 
47Jennifer Hohl (Swi) Bigla Cycling Team0:00:16 
48Shelley Olds (USA) US National Team0:00:16 
49Monia Baccaille (Ita) S.C. Michela Fanini Record Rox0:00:16 
50Andrea Graus (Aut) Bigla Cycling Team0:00:16 
51Giuseppina Grassi (Mex) Selle Italia Ghezzi0:00:16 
52Saskia Elemans (Ned) Team Flexpoint0:00:16 
53Alona Andruk (Ukr) Safi - Pasta Zara Titanedi0:00:16 
54Martina Corazza (Ita) Gauss RDZ Ormu - Colnago0:00:16 
55Elena Berlato (Ita) Safi - Pasta Zara Titanedi0:00:16 
56Kaytee Boyd (NZl) Selle Italia Ghezzi0:00:17 
57Fabiana Luperini (Ita) Selle Italia Ghezzi0:00:17 
58Shara Gillon (Aus) Australia0:00:17 
59Viktoria Vologdina (Ukr) USC Chirio Forno d'Asolo0:00:17 
60Silvia Valsecchi (Ita) Selle Italia Ghezzi0:00:17 
61Katheryn Curi Mattis (USA) US National Team0:00:17 
62Vera Koedooder (Ned) Lotto-Belisol Ladiesteam0:00:18 
63Patricia Schwager (Swi) Cervelo TestTeam0:00:18 
64Tania Belvederesi (Ita) Gauss RDZ Ormu - Colnago0:00:18 
65Belinda Goss (Aus) Australia0:00:18 
66Luise Keller (Ger) Team Columbia HTC Women0:00:18 
67Marta Tagliaferro (Ita) Top Girls Fassa Bortolo Raxy Line0:00:18 
68Emanuela Azzini (Ita) Gauss RDZ Ormu - Colnago0:00:18 
69Lieselot Decroix (Bel) Cervelo TestTeam0:00:18 
70Emma Mackie (Aus) Lotto-Belisol Ladiesteam0:00:18 
71Linn Torp (Nor) Lotto-Belisol Ladiesteam0:00:19 
72Amber Halliday (Aus) Australia0:00:19 
73Valentina Bastianelli (Ita) Top Girls Fassa Bortolo Raxy Line0:00:19 
74Chloe Hoskings (Aus) Australia0:00:19 
75Tetyana Mykhaylova (Ukr) USC Chirio Forno d'Asolo0:00:19 
76Alessandra Borchi (Ita) Safi - Pasta Zara Titanedi0:00:20 
77Gema Pascual Torrecilla (Spa) Bizkaia - Durango - Champion System0:00:20 
78Urte Juodvalkyte (Ltu) Fenixs Edilsavino0:00:20 
79Alena Dylko (Blr) Team System Data0:00:20 
80Edita Unguryte (Ltu) USC Chirio Forno d'Asolo0:00:20 
81Rochelle Gilmore (Aus) Lotto-Belisol Ladiesteam0:00:21 
82Anna Van Der Breggen (Ned) Team Flexpoint0:00:21 
83Chiara Bortolus (Ita) Gauss RDZ Ormu - Colnago0:00:21 
84Eleonora Patuzzo (Ita) Safi - Pasta Zara Titanedi0:00:22 
85Flavia Oliveira (Bra) S.C. Michela Fanini Record Rox0:00:22 
86Alice Donadoni (Ita) Gauss RDZ Ormu - Colnago0:00:22 
87Francesca Faustini (Ita) Team Cmax Dila'0:00:22 
88Giorgia Bronzini (Ita) Safi - Pasta Zara Titanedi0:00:23 
89Myfanwy Galloway (Aus) Australia0:00:24 
90Rosane Kirch (Bra) S.C. Michela Fanini Record Rox0:00:24 
91Cristina Alcalde Huertanos (Spa) Bizkaia - Durango - Champion System0:00:24 
92Dorleta Zorrilla Braceras (Spa) Bizkaia - Durango - Champion System0:00:24 
93Megan Guarnier (USA) US National Team0:00:24 
94Regina Schleicher (Ger) Equipe Nürnberger Versicherung0:00:25 
95Luisa Tamanini (Ita) Selle Italia Ghezzi0:00:25 
96Clemilda Fernandes Silva (Bra) USC Chirio Forno d'Asolo0:00:26 
97Laura Bozzolo (Ita) Selle Italia Ghezzi0:00:26 
98Siobhan Dervan (Irl) Fenixs Edilsavino0:00:26 
99Ariadna Tudel Cuberes (And) Bizkaia - Durango - Champion System0:00:26 
100Veronica Andreasson (Swe) Bigla Cycling Team0:00:26 
101Chiara Rozzini (Ita) Top Girls Fassa Bortolo Raxy Line0:00:27 
102Sara Grifi (Ita) S.C. Michela Fanini Record Rox  
103Mireia Epelde Bikendi (Spa) Bizkaia - Durango - Champion System0:00:27 
104Simona Frapporti (Ita) USC Chirio Forno d'Asolo0:00:27 
105Lisa Racchetto (USA) Team System Data0:00:27 
106Giulia Lazzerini (Ita) S.C. Michela Fanini Record Rox0:00:27 
107Jennifer Fiori (Ita) Top Girls Fassa Bortolo Raxy Line0:00:27 
108Marina Vinnikava (Blr) Team System Data0:00:27 
109Uenia Fernades Da Souza (Bra) USC Chirio Forno d'Asolo0:00:27 
110Catherine Hare Willianson (GBr) Fenixs Edilsavino0:00:28 
111Eneritz Iturriagaetxebarria Mazaga (Spa) Safi - Pasta Zara Titanedi0:00:28 
112Carly Hibberd (Aus) S.C. Michela Fanini Record Rox0:00:28 
113Sigrid Corneo (Slo) Selle Italia Ghezzi0:00:28 
114Tetyana Riabchenko (Ukr) USC Chirio Forno d'Asolo0:00:28 
115Aleaksandra Lohvinova (Blr) Team System Data0:00:29 
116Odette Bertolin (Ita) Team System Data0:00:29 
117Natalia Boyarskaya (Rus) Fenixs Edilsavino0:00:30 
118Laura Lorenza Morfin Macouzet (Mex) Fenixs Edilsavino0:00:30 
119Erika Vilunaite (Ltu) Fenixs Edilsavino0:00:30 
120Marta Vilajosana Andreu (Spa) Team Cmax Dila'0:00:31 
121Zaira De Luca (Ita) Team System Data0:00:32 
122Ana Belen Garcia Antequera (Spa) Bizkaia - Durango - Champion System0:00:32 
123Olena Oliynik (Ukr) USC Chirio Forno d'Asolo0:00:33 
124Laura Pisaneschi (Ita) Top Girls Fassa Bortolo Raxy Line0:00:34 
125Mara Abbott (USA) Team Columbia HTC Women0:00:35 
126Silvia Tirado Marquez (Spa) Team Cmax Dila'0:00:35 
127Samantha Galassi (Ita) S.C. Michela Fanini Record Rox0:00:36 
128Silvia Trovellesi (Ita) Team System Data0:00:40 
129Alessia Quarta (Ita) Team Cmax Dila'0:00:41 
130Saneila Biagi (Ita) Team Cmax Dila'0:00:42 
131Chiara Vanni (Ita) Team Cmax Dila'0:00:43 
132Diana Zamorano (Spa) Bizkaia - Durango - Champion System0:00:51 

 

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