João Almeida finished ninth on stage 10

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The 10th stage of the Vuelta a Italia took place this Tuesday

Girmay Biniam (Intermarché) won the 10th stage of the Giro’2022 on Tuesday by beating Mathieu van der Poel (Alpecin-Fenix) in a moving final. João Almeida finished the day in ninth position, reaching a new top 10 in the Giro d’Italia.

Overall, the Portuguese retains second position, with Juan Pedro López still wearing the pink jersey.

The cyclists covered 196 kilometers from Pescara to Jesi today, an almost flat route.

Girmay, who at 22 became the first Eritrean to win a Grand Tour, completed the 196 kilometers between Pescara and Jesi in 4h32.07, ahead of the Dutchman Mathieu van der Poel (Alpecin-Fenix), second, and the Italian Vincenzo Albanese (EOLO Kometa), third, in a reduced sprint, in which the Portuguese João Almeida (UAE Emirates) finished ninth.

Overall, Juan Pedro López held the lead, maintaining a 12-second lead over Almeida, who is second, and 14 seconds over Frenchman Romain Bardet (DSM), third.

On Wednesday, the 11th stage connects Santarcangelo di Romagna to Reggio Emilia in 203 kilometers, the flattest of the routes of the 105th edition of the Giro.

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