Amador puts nightmare behind him with Giro d'Italia stage win

Up until today, Andrey Amador (Movistar) was mostly known for the accident he had on his last training ride of the year 2010 at the end of December in his country. Now he has become the first cyclist from Costa Rica to win a stage in a grand tour, as he beat Czech Jan Barta and Italy’s Alessandro De Marchi at the top of Cervinia, two days after finishing third in Sestri Levante behind Lars Bak and Sandy Casar at the Giro d'Italia.

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