Giro d’Italia: Buitrago wins mountaintop battle on stage 19 to Tre Cime Lavaredo


Santiago Buitrago (Bahrain Victorious) claimed a breakaway victory on stage 19 of the Giro d’Italia, as Primož Roglič (Jumbo-Visma) snatched three seconds again from race chief Geraint Thomas (Ineos Grenadiers) at Tre Cime di Lavaredo.

Buitrago was a part of a 15-man breakaway that fashioned after a breathless begin to a high-altitude Dolomite affair that was billed because the queen stage however was subdued from a pink jersey perspective till the steep last ramps of the ending climb.