Gianni Moscon has himself succeeded as Italian time-trial champion. The rider of Sky pulled the small difference for Filippo Ganna. The third place went to Fabio Felline.
The Italian championship time trial was exceptionally take place late in the season. A packed calendar in the run-up to the Tour – among others, with the new Adriatica Ionica Race – was adopted, the Italian cycling federation to move the national tijdritkampioenschap to the end of the season.
It could Gianni Moscon not hurt. The number five of the most recent world CHAMPIONSHIPS on the road was in Lana at the finish line two seconds faster than Filippo Ganna (UAE). Moscon realized a slower meantime, but had his game just a bit better organized.
Moscon is after the lifting of his suspension by Team Sky – as a result of an incident during the Tour de France is once again clearly in the right. He won the Coppa Agostini and the Tour of Tuscany, and was one of the star performers at the recent world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Innsbruck.