Ulissi lands first Italian stage win of Giro d’Italia

Post-race press conferences have been rather perfunctory affairs for the opening days of this Giro d’Italia but the running time was generously extended when Diego Ulissi (Lampre-Merida) landed Italy’s first win of the race in Viggiano at the end of stage 5. With extra column inches to fill, the home media simply kept asking questions and a delighted Ulissi could probably have talked all night

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