Sport24.co.za | Yates extends lead with Giro d‘Italia 15th stage win

Sappada – Britain‘s Simon Yates soloed to a third victory within a week on the 15th stage of the Giro d‘Italia on Sunday to extend his overall race lead.

“I feel emotional after today. I‘ve been fighting since Israel to build a good lead,” said Yates.

Froome, also the reigning Vuelta a Espana champion, dropped from fifth to seventh overall and is now more than five minutes behind 25-year-old ‘King of the Mountains‘ Yates.

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