Upon arrival, Orica GreenEdge took the second place on the podium. In the Australian team, can be seen Daryl Impey. The South African has become a star this summer for having spent nearly five days in yellow on the Tour de France. He is happy with his performance in Tuscany. “We’re really happy with what we have accomplished. We gave the maximum. This is my first medal at the World Championships. I have known so far a wonderful season. I hope to continue with the road race Sunday with the team of South Africa “, said Impey.
The South African team MTNQhubeka finished 24th in this race. Team Velo Club Sovac, 35th.