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Baliani seals overall win

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Riders were waiting in their hotel for the commissaires's decision about whether an approaching typhoon would cancel the final stage.

Riders were waiting in their hotel for the commissaires's decision about whether an approaching typhoon would cancel the final stage.
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D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo do their best to control the stage.

D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo do their best to control the stage.
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Taiji Nishitani is metres from victory on the final stage.

Taiji Nishitani is metres from victory on the final stage.
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Taiji Nishitani (Aisan Racing Team) celebrates his victory.

Taiji Nishitani (Aisan Racing Team) celebrates his victory.
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Stage three winner Taiji Nishitani (Aisan Racing Team)

Stage three winner Taiji Nishitani (Aisan Racing Team)
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Taiji Nishitani (Aisan Racing Team) recovers following his stage win.

Taiji Nishitani (Aisan Racing Team) recovers following his stage win.
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Taiji Nishitani (Aisan Racing Team) on the podium for his stage win.

Taiji Nishitani (Aisan Racing Team) on the podium for his stage win.
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Fortunato Baliani won the general classification.

Fortunato Baliani won the general classification.
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Race winner Fortunato Baliani got a pennant.

Race winner Fortunato Baliani got a pennant.
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D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo do their best to control the stage.

D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo do their best to control the stage.
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Race leader Fortunato Baliani (D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo) in the yellow jersey.

Race leader Fortunato Baliani (D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo) in the yellow jersey.
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A typhoon was approaching Japan.

A typhoon was approaching Japan.
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Race leader Fortunato Baliani(D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo)

Race leader Fortunato Baliani(D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo)
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Aisan Racing Team members had an emblem on their sleeve regarding their hope of Japan's recovery from the earthquake and tsunami.

Aisan Racing Team members had an emblem on their sleeve regarding their hope of Japan's recovery from the earthquake and tsunami.
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Points leader Taiji Nishitani (Aisan Racing Team)

Points leader Taiji Nishitani (Aisan Racing Team)
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Riders were awaiting the start of the final stage under dark skies.

Riders were awaiting the start of the final stage under dark skies.
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The peloton awaits the start of stage three in Taiji in front of a whale statue.

The peloton awaits the start of stage three in Taiji in front of a whale statue.
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The peloton passes a small fishing port.

The peloton passes a small fishing port.
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The peloton passes a small fishing port on the final day of racing.

The peloton passes a small fishing port on the final day of racing.
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Fortunato Baliani (D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo) unleashes a torrent of champagne.

Fortunato Baliani (D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo) unleashes a torrent of champagne.
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Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Taiji Nishitani (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team1:30:36
2Ariel Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo
3Yoshimitsu Tsuji (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
4Kazuhiro Mori (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team
5Shinri Suzuki (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
6Kazuki Aoyanagi (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
7Masahiro Shinagawa (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team
8Yoshimasa Hirose (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
9Ryoma Nonaka (Jpn) National Instistute Of Fitness And Sports In Kanoya
10Fortunato Baliani (Ita) D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo
11Shinichi Fukushima (Jpn) Terengganu Pro-Asia Cycling Team
12Ying Hon Yeung (HKg) Hong Kong Team
13Jai Crawford (Aus) Giant Kenda Cycling Team
14Miguel Angel Rubiano Chavez (Col) D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo
15Ryota Nishizono (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
16Nariyuki Masuda (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
17Kensyo Sawada (Jpn) Ciervo Nara Procyclingteam
18Makoto Nakamura (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
19Shih Chang Huang (Tpe) Chinese Taipei National Team
20Tomoya Kano (Jpn) Team Bridgestone Anchor
21Akira Kakinuma (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen0:00:10
22Junya Sano (Jpn) D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo0:00:13
23Genki Yamamoto (Jpn) National Instistute Of Fitness And Sports In Kanoya0:00:28
24Shiki Kuroeda (Jpn) National Instistute Of Fitness And Sports In Kanoya
25Yusuke Hatanaka (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team0:00:41
26Phuchong Sai-Udomsil (Tha) Terengganu Pro-Asia Cycling Team0:00:44
27Masaki Hirabayashi (Jpn) Shonan Bellmare0:00:49
28Kaoru Obata (Jpn) Nalsima Frend Racing Team0:01:00
29Kazuo Inoue (Jpn) Team Bridgestone Anchor
30Komuro Masanari (Jpn) Shonan Bellmare0:01:31
31Takashi Nakayama (Jpn) Team Eurasia - Fondriest Bikes0:01:32
32Seitaro Nakano (Jpn) Team JBCF0:01:35
33Fan Hsin Chu (Tpe) Giant Kenda Cycling Team0:01:43
34Jumpei Murakami (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
35Taichi Togao (Jpn) Pearlizumi Sumita Ravanello
36Shinpei Fukuda (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team
37Yoshiyuki Shimizu (Jpn) Team Bridgestone Anchor
38Nara Motoi (Jpn) Terengganu Pro-Asia Cycling Team
39Masanori Noguchi (Jpn) National Instistute Of Fitness And Sports In Kanoya
40Keita Iwashima (Jpn) Nalsima Frend Racing Team0:04:35
41Masatoshi Oba (Jpn) Team Eurasia - Fondriest Bikes
42Ryosuke Takatsuka (Jpn) Ciervo Nara Procyclingteam
43Tanzo Tokuda (Jpn) National Instistute Of Fitness And Sports In Kanoya
44Chung Yan Wong (HKg) Hong Kong Team
45Motoki Sakurai (Jpn) Nalsima Frend Racing Team
46Nozomu Kimori (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team
47Koudai Takeda (Jpn) Shonan Bellmare
48Masafumi Yamane (Jpn) Shonan Bellmare
49Masaaki Kikuchi (Jpn) D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo
50Masakazu Ito (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team
51Yuzuru Suzuki (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
52Ho Ting Kwok (HKg) Hong Kong Team
53Seigo Wako (Jpn) Nalsima Frend Racing Team0:05:54
54Masanori Okumara (Jpn) Selection Team For Western Japan Intercollegiate0:05:58
DNFKing Wai Cheung (HKg) Hong Kong Team
DNFCheng Yen Chen (Tpe) Chinese Taipei National Team
DNFKousuke Harakawa (Jpn) Shonan Bellmare
DNFKing Lok Cheung (HKg) Hong Kong Team
DNFKatsuma Fujioka (Jpn) Pearlizumi Sumita Ravanello
DNFGiuseppe Muraglia (Ita) D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo
DNFPo Hung Wu (Tpe) Chinese Taipei National Team
DNFMasamichi Yamamoto (Jpn) Team Bridgestone Anchor
DNSSho Hatsuyama (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen

General classification:
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Fortunato Baliani (Ita) D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo6:58:07
2Miguel Angel Rubiano Chavez (Col) D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo0:00:04
3Taiji Nishitani (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team0:00:40
4Ariel Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo0:00:44
5Masahiro Shinagawa (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team0:00:57
6Shinichi Fukushima (Jpn) Terengganu Pro-Asia Cycling Team0:00:59
7Jai Crawford (Aus) Giant Kenda Cycling Team0:01:00
8Ying Hon Yeung (HKg) Hong Kong Team0:01:01
9Nariyuki Masuda (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen0:01:02
10Kazuki Aoyanagi (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team0:01:24
11Junya Sano (Jpn) D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo0:01:31
12Tomoya Kano (Jpn) Team Bridgestone Anchor0:02:57
13Jumpei Murakami (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team0:04:35
14Masaki Hirabayashi (Jpn) Shonan Bellmare0:06:11
15Yuzuru Suzuki (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team0:07:28
16Makoto Nakamura (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen0:07:37
17Ryoma Nonaka (Jpn) National Instistute Of Fitness And Sports In Kanoya0:07:50
18Kazuhiro Mori (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team0:07:59
19Kensyo Sawada (Jpn) Ciervo Nara Procyclingteam0:08:29
20Kazuo Inoue (Jpn) Team Bridgestone Anchor0:08:32
21Shih Chang Huang (Tpe) Chinese Taipei National Team0:08:43
22Shinri Suzuki (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team0:08:48
23Yoshimasa Hirose (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen0:08:50
24Genki Yamamoto (Jpn) National Instistute Of Fitness And Sports In Kanoya0:09:00
25Nara Motoi (Jpn) Terengganu Pro-Asia Cycling Team0:09:08
26Shiki Kuroeda (Jpn) National Instistute Of Fitness And Sports In Kanoya0:09:16
27Yusuke Hatanaka (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team0:09:21
28Phuchong Sai-Udomsil (Tha) Terengganu Pro-Asia Cycling Team0:09:32
29Kaoru Obata (Jpn) Nalsima Frend Racing Team0:09:45
30Komuro Masanari (Jpn) Shonan Bellmare0:10:11
31Shinpei Fukuda (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team0:10:20
32Yoshiyuki Shimizu (Jpn) Team Bridgestone Anchor0:10:34
33Taichi Togao (Jpn) Pearlizumi Sumita Ravanello0:10:58
34Fan Hsin Chu (Tpe) Giant Kenda Cycling Team0:12:14
35Masakazu Ito (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team0:12:17
36Seitaro Nakano (Jpn) Team JBCF0:12:23
37Masaaki Kikuchi (Jpn) D'Angelo & Antenucci-Nippo0:13:25
38Masanori Noguchi (Jpn) National Instistute Of Fitness And Sports In Kanoya0:13:43
39Takashi Nakayama (Jpn) Team Eurasia - Fondriest Bikes0:13:50
40Ryota Nishizono (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team0:15:06
41Tanzo Tokuda (Jpn) National Instistute Of Fitness And Sports In Kanoya
42Nozomu Kimori (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team0:15:39
43Yoshimitsu Tsuji (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen0:15:58
44Akira Kakinuma (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen0:16:28
45Motoki Sakurai (Jpn) Nalsima Frend Racing Team0:16:39
46Keita Iwashima (Jpn) Nalsima Frend Racing Team0:17:05
47Ho Ting Kwok (HKg) Hong Kong Team0:20:30
48Seigo Wako (Jpn) Nalsima Frend Racing Team0:21:49
49Masanori Okumara (Jpn) Selection Team For Western Japan Intercollegiate0:22:45
50Koudai Takeda (Jpn) Shonan Bellmare0:23:36
51Chung Yan Wong (HKg) Hong Kong Team0:24:04
52Masatoshi Oba (Jpn) Team Eurasia - Fondriest Bikes0:27:47
53Masafumi Yamane (Jpn) Shonan Bellmare0:28:05
54Ryosuke Takatsuka (Jpn) Ciervo Nara Procyclingteam0:30:33

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