Caleb Ewan edges Giro d’Italia stage seven in three-way photo finish from Gaviria and Bennett

Australian sprinter wins his first Giro d'Italia stage

Caleb Ewan edges out Fernando Gaviria and Sam Bennett on stage seven of the Giro d'Italia (LaPresse - D'Alberto / Ferrari)

(Image credit: LaPresse/Gian Mattia D'Alberto)

Caleb Ewan (Orica-Scott) won stage seven of the 2017 Giro d'Italia in a three-way photo finish ahead of Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) and Sam Bennett (Bora-Hansgrohe).

The diminutive Australian sprinter was the first to open his sprint with 200m remaining at the end of uneventful stage, and was able to hold off the charges of Bennett and Gaviria on the run to the line.

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