Filippo Ganna wins stage one as Remco Evenepoel takes seven seconds on Tadej Pogačar at Tirreno-Adriatico

The world time trial champion wins the race against the clock on home soil

Filippo Ganna
(Image credit: Getty)

Filippo Ganna has won the opening stage one time trial of Tirreno-Adriatico 2022.

The world time trial champion rode the 13.9km-long time trial course in a time of 15-17, averaging a speed of 54.6km/h.

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