Mister Montelupone: Rodríguez rules steep stage again

Joaquím Rodríguez ruled the 21 percent gradients of Tirreno-Adriatico's Montelupone stage in Romitelli for a second consectuive year. The Caisse d'Epargne rider peaked the 1.75km climb ahead of Davide Rebellin (Diquigiovanni-Androni) and Thomas Lövkvist (Columbia-Highroad) at the end of the 171km stage.

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