Giro d'Italia: Ulissi consolidates top-10 ride in first mountain test

Diego Ulissi (Lampre Merida) put in a solid but unspectacular performance on the first mountaintop finish of this year’s Giro d’Italia, finishing 19th and in a group containing pre-race favourites Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) and Mikel Landa (Team Sky). The stage was won by Tim Wellens (Lotto Soudal), while race leader Tom Dumoulin (Giant Alpecin) extended his advantage over his rivals with a late attack on the final climb.

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