Mezgec Wins Final Stage of Giro d'Italia; Quintana Takes Overall

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06/2/2014| 0 comments
by Gerald Churchill
2014 Giro d'Italia winner Nairo Quintana with the Giro d'Italia trophy and wearing the maglia rosa Fotoreporter Sirotti

Mezgec Wins Final Stage of Giro d'Italia; Quintana Takes Overall

The 2014 Giro d’Italia is history. Nairo Quintana (Movistar) has won it, and he is the first Colombian to do so.

and to my Colombian compatriots. I hope they enjoy this win.”

In the overall, Quintana beat Rigoberto Uran (Omega Pharma-Quick Step), another Colombian, by 2:58 and Fabio Aru by 4:04. Nacer Bouhanni (FDJ.fr) won took the points competition, while Julian Arredondo (Trek) won the mountains competition, and Quintana was the race’s Best Young Rider. Follow these and other riders of the Giro during the rest of the season at www.roadcycling.com!

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