- The last stage of the race has been passed quite calm, without any trouble. A few teams controlled the situation, we knew, that the sprint is much expected. And, indeed, everything has been decided in the bunch sprint. Our riders helped Yevgeniy to get a good position for the final and he did a good sprint into 6th place. It is a solid result. I think, all the riders will benefit from this race, which will help them to prepare for the bigger goals later into the second part of the season. We did a nice week here in Italy, the team was really strong and motivated, - said Giuseppe Martinelli, sports director of Astana Pro Team.
The Ukrainian rider Mark Padun became the overall winner of the Adriatica Ionica Race. Astana’s Jonas Gregaard Wilsly finished 11th.
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