Richard Carapaz with blood on his knees as Giro d’Italia fell to the 15th stage. Photo: Enos
Richard Karapaz Fell a second time Italy spin. It occurred in the tenth stage and was repeated in the 15th stage; He left later Pink jerseyAs the leader of the General.
This May 22, 2022, at stage 15, was part of a massive Ecuadorian collapse The first five kilometers However on the tour, he was able to restore and maintain the facility with his escorts.
“It simply came to our notice then I had to change my bike due to mechanical damageBut at the end of the day, it went pretty well, ”said the athlete at the end of the stage, where he defended the pink jersey.
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These problems did not prevent the trio from finishing in the main group and keeping their distance from the escorts, the Australian said. J. Hindley, Seven seconds, and Portuguese Joao AlmeidaAt 30.
“It was a very difficult day, a crazy start Until the leak, we stayed there, there are teams that have taken advantage and launched. We maintained a good pace in a very tough run, with a lot of wear, ”said Karapaz.
The ‘Karachi Locomotive’ has maintained its lead for the second day in a row. His sprint in Finnish could increase the advantage with his followers. In the first instance, the agency I gave him a two second difference, But then they corrected the classification.