Evans foiled in Tirreno stage, but mounts classification fight

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World Champion Cadel Evans launched an aggressive attack for the overall classification at Tirreno-Adriatico today in Colmurano, Italy. Though out-foxed by Italian Enrico Gasparotto in a four-man fight, Evans gained enough time to move into fourth overall.

"It was good," BMC's Evans told Cycling Weekly, "but I am working my way towards the Giro and I am not as good as some."

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