“I came out well from the Giro del Trentino where I finished third in the GC and today I gained a few seconds on my direct rivals ranking. Now I just need to recover and the stage tomorrow to spend as little as possible. "
Fuglsang, also collected six bonus seconds, and now has a lead of 26 “ from the leader of the GC the Dutchman Tom Dumoulin with Vincenzo Nibali is ninth with a 47” gap. Astana Pro Team, instead, is leading the special team classification.
Tomorrow, stage 7 from Sulmona to Foligno (211 km) with a first climb starting just 11km after the start, followed by nearly 200km on wide and mostly straight roads with a finish suited to fast men.