Tour de San Luis: Adriano Malori wins stage five TT as Nairo Quintana takes race lead

Last Updated: 24/01/14 10:43pm

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Adriano Malori won the stage by less than three seconds

Adriano Malori won the stage by less than three seconds

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Adriano Malori narrowly defeated Taylor Phinney to win stage five's individual time trial at the Tour de San Luis in Argentina as Nairo Quintana moved into the overall race lead.

Italian rider Malori (Movistar) stopped the clock on a 19.2km course starting and ending in San Luis in a time of 22min 11sec, less than three seconds faster than BMC's Phinney.

Quintana (Movistar) started the day four seconds adrift of race leader Phillip Gaimon (Garmin-Sharp), but negotiated the course 30 seconds faster than his American opponent, who now drops to second, 26 seconds back.

Quintana finished 16th on the day, 1min 18sec down on team-mate Malori. Britain's Mark Cavendish (Omega Pharma - Quick-Step) finished 20th, 1min 27sec adrift of the winning time.

Stage five result

1 Adriano Malori (Ita) Movistar, 22:11
2 Taylor Phinney (USA) BMC, +3secs
3 Jorge Giacinit (Arg) San Luis Somos Todos, +29
4 Lawrence Warbasse (USA) BMC, +48
5 Andrey Amador (Cos) Movistar, +52
6 Manuel Quinziato (Ita) BMC, +53
7 Tom Boonen (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step, +57
8 Danilo Hondo (Ger) Trek, +1:02
9 Eloy Teruel (Spa) Jamis-Hagens Berman, +1:03
10 Peter Sagan (Svk) Cannondale, +1:05
Selected other
16 Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar, +1:18

General classification

1 Nairo Quintana (Col) Movistar, 17:18:14
2 Phillip Gaimon (USA) Garmin-Sharp, +26
3 Sergio Godoy (Arg) San Luis Todos Somos, +2:01
4 Enzo Moyano (Arg) San Luis Somos Todos, +2:17
5 Marc de Maar (Ned) UnitedHealthcare, +2:47
6 Peter Stetina (USA) BMC, +2:57
7 Julian Arredondo (Col) Trek, +2:59
8 Eduardo Sepulveda (Arg) Bretagne-Seche Environement, +3:13
9 Darwin Atapuma (Col) BMC, +3:21
10 Miguel Angel Rubiano (Col) Colombia, +3:30

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