Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Sports(Entertainment)
Filter PR by
  
Ulissi Kick-starts Uae Team Emirates' Pursuit of Giro Glory
 
Ulissi Kick-starts Uae Team Emirates' Pursuit of Giro Glory
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 12, 2019:   UAE Team Emirates kicked off their pursuit of Giro d’Italia glory, with Italian Diego Ulissi coming in 17th during today’s opening stage.
 
The 8km Individual Time Trial (ITT) saw riders set off an a flat route before taking on a tough 2km ascent to the finish, where Primoz Roglic (Team Jumbo-Visma) took the stage win. 
 
Commenting on his finish, Ulissi said: “I felt really good out there and put in a solid ride. I preferred to push hard in the first part because I knew that on the climb I would lose time to the pure climbers.”
 
Stage two will see the peloton set off from Bologna to the Tuscan town of Fucecchio, where spectators can expect to see a thrilling sprint finish, with UAE Team Emirates’ Fernando Gaviria hoping to be a main protagonist. 
 
Stage One Results
1. Primoz Roglic (Team Jumbo-Visma) – 12:54
2. Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) – 19”
3. Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain Merida) – 23”
17. Diego Ulissi (UAE Team Emirates) – 50” 


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 8930 times
PR Category : Entertainment
Posted on : Sunday, May 12, 2019  4:12:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : Al Tayer congratulates Mansour bin Zayed on Man City winning...
Next Story : First Five Cities Revealed for New Call of Duty Esports Leag...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Saint Honoré Monceau Tourbillon – Limited Edition [9852-Views]
Cerruti 1881 - EID Special [5580-Views]
Amy Roko X Wow Beauty Forward [5314-Views]
Eid Edit by Tory Burch [5064-Views]
Malabar Gold & Diamonds Announces Participation with India Pavilion at the Much-Awaited Ex... [5010-Views]
Eid Gift Guide with Pandora [4719-Views]
LOOTAH Releases Exquisite New Perfume: Elusive, as the perfect gift for any season! [4649-Views]
Rare Beauty - Sephora [4412-Views]
Beachy Brows Just in Time for Eid Al Adha Holiday [3924-Views]
Summer Bronzing Has Never Been So Easy [3682-Views]
Purificacion Garcia Eid Al Adha Selection [3268-Views]
Amazing Deals on Jewellery and Gold Vouchers to Win; Dubai Gold & Jewellery Group Announc... [3247-Views]
Get Ready to Sparkle This Eid With Tanishq [3161-Views]
Mohammed bin Rashid Approves Board and Advisory Council of Dubai International Chamber [3149-Views]
Dubai Customs and the Emirates Intellectual Property Association Discuss More Cooperation ... [2792-Views]
Ace these Top Five Summer Beauty Looks with Flormar [2776-Views]
Discover the new Eid Collection at THAT Concept Store [2620-Views]
Alpen Capital finds Sri Lanka's Banking and NBFI Sector Resilient Despite Challenges [2587-Views]
Legend Spa Launches Kids Spa Pop-Up at Modhesh World [2493-Views]
IATA Calls on States to Follow WHO Guidance on Cross-Border Travel [2394-Views]
Emaar Malls Unveils a Season of Spectacular Rewards & Family Entertainment for the Summer!... [2366-Views]
5 Outfits to Host Guests in Style and Comfort [2329-Views]
Lenovo and FC Internazionale Milano Strengthen Winning Partnership [2292-Views]
Tax is Not the Answer to Aviation Sustainability [2185-Views]
10 Great Value Gifts for Eid Al Adha [2173-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories