The Colombian Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) on Wednesday, after the first stage, the second stage in the Colombia Oro y Paz (2.1) to be written. After 183,4 km in and around Palmira was Gaviria faster than his compatriot Juan Sebastian Molano (Manzana Postobon) and the Italian Matteo Malucelli (Androni-Sidermec).
In the general classification retains Gaviria his leadership position. The top sprinter has eleven seconds ahead of Molano and nineteen units on Malucelli.
For Gaviria is the third victory this year. Previously, he won all of the opening stage in the Tour of San Juan (2.1) in Argentina, which by the way, he is not leaving. In the fourth stage, he threw the towel in the ring after a fall.
Thursday awaits the riders in the third stage, 163,2 km between Palmira and Buga, again predominantly flat stage.
The first edition of the Colombia Oro y Paz ends on Sunday with the sixth stage, that of Armenia to Manizales leads 187,8 mountainous miles.