Jolien D’Hoore takes consecutive Giro Rosa win on stage four ahead of days in the mountains

Another bunch sprint proved a perfect springboard for D'Hoore before the gradients head upwards

D'Hoore wins stage four of the 2018 Giro Rosa. Image: Flaviano Ossola

Jolien D'Hoore (Mitchelton-Scott) took her second consecutive win of the 2018 Giro Rosa on stage four, sprinting to the line ahead of Marta Bastianelli (Alé Cippolini) and Lotta Lepistö (Cervelo Bigla).

The shortest day since the opening team time trial, the 109 kilometre route starting and finishing in Piacenza was shortened by 3km on the day.

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