Fifth Giro Stage Win Today For Petacchi in Ascoli Piceno
Fassa Bortolo's Alessandro Petacchi maintained his 50% winning percentage at the 2004 Giro d'Italia as he sprinted to his fifth win in ten stages riding his Pinarello Dogma. The Magnesium Effect continued for Petacchi as his AK61 Magnesium frame Dogma proved to be the fastest bike at the Giro once again in Ascoli. Petacchi leads three seperate classifications; Sprint, Most Agressive and Azzuri d'Italia at this year's Giro.
87th Giro d'Italia / May 19
Stage 10: Porto SantÕElpidio-Ascoli Piceno / 146 km