The Russian cyclist Maria Novolodskaya of Cogeas Mettler Look, held the lead of the 33rd edition of the Orlová Grace, when she finished in the main peloton, her closest pursuer Marta Bastianelli of Team Virtuonly by 4 seconds, but still the Russian Cogeas Mettler Look member is the leader.
The second sector of the edition 33 Gracia Orlová took place in the afternoon between the cities of Dětmarovice and Orlová with a total distance of 56.8 kilometers. The race has been very moving and nervous. A lot of effort and attacks going on the closure, where the Australian Rachel Neylan of Team Virtu managed to make the day’s escape and win the stage with a mark of 01h: 30m.14s, in second place was the Italian Marta Bastianielli at 53 seconds,the Polish Nikol Plosaj third and the head of the group was Maria Novolodskaya traveled with just a distance of 4 seconds, enough to maintain the leadership in the Elite category and likewise in the sub 23 category, and second in the points classification .
Photos: Stephane Tillet-Lannegrand.