LIQUIGAS DOMINATE GIRO TEAM TIME TRIAL

Charly Wegelius

The Italian Liquigas team filled the top six places in the overall standings of the Giro d?Italia after winning the 25.6km opening team time trial stage on Saturday.

Liquigas set a time of 33 minutes and 38 seconds for the twisting course held on the connected islands of Caprera and La Maddalena at the northern tip of Sardinia. The Astana team finished second, 13 seconds slower, with CSC third at 30 seconds.

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