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De Negri cruises to victory

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The podium from Stage 3 at the Tour of Japan

The podium from Stage 3 at the Tour of Japan (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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Julian David Arredondo (Team Nippo - De Rosa) before stage 3

Julian David Arredondo (Team Nippo - De Rosa) before stage 3 (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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Shinichi Fukushima (Team Nippo - De Rosa) is a well-known rider in Iida city, Nagano prefecture

Shinichi Fukushima (Team Nippo - De Rosa) is a well-known rider in Iida city, Nagano prefecture (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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The GC leader Sung baek Park before the start

The GC leader Sung baek Park before the start (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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The Tour of Japan's Stage 3 start was in front of Iida train station

The Tour of Japan's Stage 3 start was in front of Iida train station (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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Local children came to side of the race circuit at Iida city

Local children came to side of the race circuit at Iida city (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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The peloton tackle the demanding circuit on Stage 3 at the Tour of Japan

The peloton tackle the demanding circuit on Stage 3 at the Tour of Japan (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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An inhabitant of Iida, Shinichi Fukushima was unable to get over the KOM ahead of Robbie Hucker (Drapac)

An inhabitant of Iida, Shinichi Fukushima was unable to get over the KOM ahead of Robbie Hucker (Drapac) (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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Locals enjoy taking time out to watch the race pass by on Day 3 in Japan

Locals enjoy taking time out to watch the race pass by on Day 3 in Japan (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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Pierpaolo De Negri (Vini Fantini) beat two riders from Team Nippo - De Rosa at the finish line

Pierpaolo De Negri (Vini Fantini) beat two riders from Team Nippo - De Rosa at the finish line (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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Matrix Powetag riders recover after a brutal day at the Tour of Japan

Matrix Powetag riders recover after a brutal day at the Tour of Japan (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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The stage winner, Pierpaolo De Negri (Vini Fantini)

The stage winner, Pierpaolo De Negri (Vini Fantini) (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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Julian David Arredondo (Team Nippo - De Rosa) earned the green leader jersey

Julian David Arredondo (Team Nippo - De Rosa) earned the green leader jersey (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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Pierpaolo De Negri (Vini Fantini) leads the points classification

Pierpaolo De Negri (Vini Fantini) leads the points classification (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)
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Davide Vigano (Lampre - Merida) pulled on the KoM leader's jersey after his efforts on Stage 3

Davide Vigano (Lampre - Merida) pulled on the KoM leader's jersey after his efforts on Stage 3 (Image credit: Sonoko Tanaka)

Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Pierpaolo De Negri (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia3:52:40
2Fortunato Baliani (Ita) Team Nippo - De Rosa
3Julian David Arredondo (Col) Team Nippo - De Rosa
4Cristiano Monguzzi (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:00:20
5Darren Lapthorne (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling
6Thomas Lebas (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor
7Ryota Nishizono (Jpn) Champion System
8Damien Monier (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor0:00:44
9Robbie Hucker (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling
10Shinichi Fukushima (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa0:03:03
11Nathan Earle (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers0:03:13
12Benjamin Dyball (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers
13Elia Favilli (Ita) Lampre - Merida
14Yukihiro Doi (Jpn) Team Ukyo0:03:23
15Yoshimitsu Hiratsuka (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team0:04:12
16Kazushige Kuboki (Jpn) Matrix Powertag
17Masakazu Ito (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team
18Tomoyuki Iino (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
19Jai Crawford (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers
20Mariusz Wiesiak (Pol) Matrix Powertag0:06:15
21Simone Compagnaro (Ita) Team Nippo - De Rosa
22Bernard Sulzberger (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling0:08:05
23Takayuki Abe (Jpn) Team Ukyo
24Hayato Yoshida (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
25Kenji Itami (Jpn) Bridgestone Anchor
26Miyataka Shimizu (Jpn) Bridgestone Anchor
27Sho Hatsuyama (Jpn) Bridgestone Anchor
28Taiji Nishitani (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team0:10:10
29Keisuke Kimura (Jpn) Japan National Team
30Takahiro Yamashita (Jpn) Team Ukyo
31Shotaro Iribe (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
32Davide Vigano (Ita) Lampre - Merida
33Craig Lewis (Usa) Champion System
34Eric Sheppard (Aus) OCBC Singapore0:12:03
35Mattia Pozzo (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:17:51
36Kohei Uchima (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa
37Sung Baek Park (Kor) KSPO
38Adiq Othman (Mas) Champion System0:17:55
39Massimo Graziato (Ita) Lampre - Merida
40Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) Lampre - Merida
41Masaru Fukuhara (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
42Kensyo Sawada (Jpn) C Project
43Mart Ojavee (Est) Champion System
44Shun Yamamoto (Jpn) Japan National Team
45Soon Yeong Kwon (Kor) KSPO
46Yusuke Hatanaka (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
47Hiroki Nishimura (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
48Sota Ikebe (Jpn) Matrix Powertag
49Tomoya Kano (Jpn) Team Ukyo
50Kosuke Harakawa (Jpn) C Project
51Jin Okubo (Jpn) Team Ukyo
52William Walker (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling
53Masaki Gunji (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
54Luca Wackermann (Ita) Lampre - Merida
55Andrea Francesco Palini (Ita) Lampre - Merida
56Floris Goesinnen (Ned) Drapac Professional Cycling
57Ji Wen Low (Sin) OCBC Singapore
58Phuchong Saiudomsin (Tha) OCBC Singapore
59Kazuo Inoue (Jpn) Bridgestone Anchor
60Makoto Nakamura (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
61Yuya Akimaru (Jpn) Japan National Team
62Jun Rong Ho (Sin) OCBC Singapore
63Takero Terasaki (Jpn) Japan National Team
64Daiki Yasuhahara (Jpn) Matrix Powertag
65Takaaki Hori (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
66Chikara Wada (Jpn) Japan National Team
67Masahiko Yasui (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
68Makoto Morimoto (Jpn) C Project
69Luigi Miletta (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia
70Thomas Rabou (Ned) OCBC Singapore
DNFStefano Borchi (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia
DNFThomas Palmer (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling
DNFJe Sung Yeon (Kor) KSPO
DNFMasatoshi Oba (Jpn) C Project
DNFMotonari Suzuki (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
DNFKazuhiro Yamamoto (Jpn) C Project
DNFChanjae Jang (Kor) Champion System
DNFJoseph Cooper (NZl) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers
DNFRyoma Nonaka (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
DNFJi Min Jung (Kor) KSPO
DNFAnthony Giacoppo (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers
DNFYuya Komaki (Jpn) Matrix Powertag
DNFSeung Woo Choi (Kor) KSPO
DNFJoon Yong Seo (Kor) KSPO
DNFHideto Nakane (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa
DNFYoshiaki Shimada (Jpn) Team Ukyo
DNFMichele Merlo (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia
DNFChoon Huat Goh (Sin) OCBC Singapore
DNFShimpei Fukuda (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team
DNFWang Yip Tang (HKg) Champion System
DNFDohyoung Kim (Kor) Matrix Powertag
DNFKazuhiro Mori (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team
DNSShiki Kuroeda (Jpn) Japan National Team

Points
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Pierpaolo De Negri (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia25pts
2Fortunato Baliani (Ita) Team Nippo - De Rosa20
3Julian David Arredondo (Col) Team Nippo - De Rosa16
4Cristiano Monguzzi (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia14
5Darren Lapthorne (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling12
6Thomas Lebas (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor10
7Ryota Nishizono (Jpn) Champion System9
8Damien Monier (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor8
9Robbie Hucker (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling7
10Shinichi Fukushima (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa6
11Nathan Earle (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers5
12Benjamin Dyball (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers4
13Elia Favilli (Ita) Lampre - Merida3
14Yukihiro Doi (Jpn) Team Ukyo2
15Yoshimitsu Hiratsuka (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team1

KOM 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Robbie Hucker (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling7pts
2Shinichi Fukushima (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa5
3Davide Vigano (Ita) Lampre - Merida3
4Mariusz Wiesiak (Pol) Matrix Powertag2
5Hayato Yoshida (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team1

KOM 2
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Davide Vigano (Ita) Lampre - Merida7pts
2Robbie Hucker (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling5
3Shinichi Fukushima (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa3
4Hayato Yoshida (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team2
5Takayuki Abe (Jpn) Team Ukyo1

KOM 3
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Davide Vigano (Ita) Lampre - Merida7pts
2Nathan Earle (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers5
3Robbie Hucker (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling3
4Shinichi Fukushima (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa2
5Bernard Sulzberger (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling1

Team
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Team Nippo-De Rosa11:41:03
2Drapac Cycling0:06:06
3Bridgestone Anchor
4Huon Salmon-Genesys Wealth Advisers0:07:35
5Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:15:08
6Aisan Racing Team0:15:31
7Team Ukyo0:18:35
8Matrix Powertag0:25:19
9Champion System Pro Cycling Team0:25:22
10Lampre-Merida0:28:15
11Shimano Racing Team0:33:07
12Utsunomiya Blitzen0:36:59
13Japan National Team0:42:57
14OCBC Singapore Continental Cycling Team0:44:50
15C Project0:50:42

General classification after Stage 3
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Julian David Arredondo (Col) Team Nippo - De Rosa7:55:40
2Fortunato Baliani (Ita) Team Nippo - De Rosa0:00:02
3Darren Lapthorne (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling0:00:24
4Ryota Nishizono (Jpn) Champion System
5Cristiano Monguzzi (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:00:30
6Thomas Lebas (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor0:00:31
7Pierpaolo De Negri (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia
8Robbie Hucker (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling0:00:49
9Damien Monier (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor0:00:56
10Shinichi Fukushima (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa0:03:15
11Nathan Earle (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers0:03:20
12Benjamin Dyball (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers0:03:24
13Yukihiro Doi (Jpn) Team Ukyo0:03:33
14Elia Favilli (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:03:52
15Kazushige Kuboki (Jpn) Matrix Powertag0:04:15
16Masakazu Ito (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team0:04:25
17Yoshimitsu Hiratsuka (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team0:04:27
18Tomoyuki Iino (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen0:04:28
19Jai Crawford (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers0:04:33
20Mariusz Wiesiak (Pol) Matrix Powertag0:06:14
21Simone Compagnaro (Ita) Team Nippo - De Rosa0:06:16
22Bernard Sulzberger (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling0:08:14
23Sho Hatsuyama (Jpn) Bridgestone Anchor0:08:16
24Kenji Itami (Jpn) Bridgestone Anchor0:08:17
25Hayato Yoshida (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team0:08:19
26Miyataka Shimizu (Jpn) Bridgestone Anchor0:08:20
27Takayuki Abe (Jpn) Team Ukyo0:08:23
28Taiji Nishitani (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team0:10:02
29Craig Lewis (Usa) Champion System0:10:20
30Shotaro Iribe (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team0:10:29
31Davide Vigano (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:10:47
32Keisuke Kimura (Jpn) Japan National Team0:11:07
33Takahiro Yamashita (Jpn) Team Ukyo0:11:25
34Eric Sheppard (Aus) OCBC Singapore0:12:26
35Sung Baek Park (Kor) KSPO0:17:41
36Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) Lampre - Merida0:17:47
37Andrea Francesco Palini (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:17:51
38Adiq Othman (Mas) Champion System0:18:01
39Kazuo Inoue (Jpn) Bridgestone Anchor0:18:02
40Soon Yeong Kwon (Kor) KSPO0:18:04
41William Walker (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling0:18:05
42Jin Okubo (Jpn) Team Ukyo
43Yusuke Hatanaka (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team0:18:06
44Kohei Uchima (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa0:18:09
45Floris Goesinnen (Ned) Drapac Professional Cycling0:18:11
46Makoto Nakamura (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
47Luca Wackermann (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:18:14
48Masaru Fukuhara (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen
49Shun Yamamoto (Jpn) Japan National Team0:18:18
50Tomoya Kano (Jpn) Team Ukyo0:18:19
51Phuchong Saiudomsin (Tha) OCBC Singapore0:18:20
52Thomas Rabou (Ned) OCBC Singapore0:18:26
53Massimo Graziato (Ita) Lampre - Merida0:18:29
54Mart Ojavee (Est) Champion System0:18:36
55Mattia Pozzo (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:18:39
56Yuya Akimaru (Jpn) Japan National Team0:18:47
57Sota Ikebe (Jpn) Matrix Powertag0:18:50
58Hiroki Nishimura (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team
59Ji Wen Low (Sin) OCBC Singapore0:18:51
60Jun Rong Ho (Sin) OCBC Singapore0:18:57
61Makoto Morimoto (Jpn) C Project0:19:10
62Chikara Wada (Jpn) Japan National Team0:19:15
63Daiki Yasuhahara (Jpn) Matrix Powertag0:19:16
64Kosuke Harakawa (Jpn) C Project0:19:21
65Kensyo Sawada (Jpn) C Project0:20:06
66Takero Terasaki (Jpn) Japan National Team0:20:07
67Masaki Gunji (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen0:20:16
68Luigi Miletta (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:20:20
69Takaaki Hori (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen0:21:02
70Masahiko Yasui (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team0:21:03

Points classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Pierpaolo De Negri (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia25pts
2Sung Baek Park (Kor) KSPO25
3Julian David Arredondo (Col) Team Nippo - De Rosa24
4Fortunato Baliani (Ita) Team Nippo - De Rosa23
5Maximiliano Richeze (Arg) Lampre - Merida18
6Taiji Nishitani (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team16
7Andrea Francesco Palini (Ita) Lampre - Merida16
8Cristiano Monguzzi (Ita) Vini Fantini-Selle Italia14
9William Walker (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling14
10Darren Lapthorne (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling12
11Thomas Lebas (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor12
12Simone Compagnaro (Ita) Team Nippo - De Rosa11
13Ryota Nishizono (Jpn) Champion System9
14Damien Monier (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor8
15Robbie Hucker (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling7
16Mariusz Wiesiak (Pol) Matrix Powertag7
17Adiq Othman (Mas) Champion System7
18Shinichi Fukushima (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa6
19Kazushige Kuboki (Jpn) Matrix Powertag6
20Kohei Uchima (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa6
21Nathan Earle (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers5
22Benjamin Dyball (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers4
23Elia Favilli (Ita) Lampre - Merida3
24Mart Ojavee (Est) Champion System3
25Yukihiro Doi (Jpn) Team Ukyo2
26Yoshimitsu Hiratsuka (Jpn) Aisan Racing Team1
27Tomoyuki Iino (Jpn) Utsunomiya Blitzen1

KOM classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Davide Vigano (Ita) Lampre - Merida19pts
2Robbie Hucker (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling15
3Shinichi Fukushima (Jpn) Team Nippo - De Rosa10
4Nathan Earle (Aus) Huon Salmon - Genesys Wealth Advisers5
5Hayato Yoshida (Jpn) Shimano Racing Team3
6Mariusz Wiesiak (Pol) Matrix Powertag2
7Luca Wackermann (Ita) Lampre - Merida2
8Elia Favilli (Ita) Lampre - Merida1
9Bernard Sulzberger (Aus) Drapac Professional Cycling1
10Takayuki Abe (Jpn) Team Ukyo1
11Eric Sheppard (Aus) OCBC Singapore1

Team classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Team Nippo-De Rosa23:50:06
2Drapac Cycling0:06:09
3Bridgestone Anchor0:06:31
4Huon Salmon-Genesys Wealth Advisers0:07:53
5Aisan Racing Team0:15:29
6Vini Fantini-Selle Italia0:15:43
7Team Ukyo0:19:10
8Champion System Pro Cycling Team0:25:31
9Matrix Powertag0:26:15
10Lampre-Merida0:28:14
11Shimano Racing Team0:33:24
12Utsunomiya Blitzen0:37:44
13Japan National Team0:45:02
14OCBC Singapore Continental Cycling Team0:45:57
15C Project0:54:05

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