Malori Rides to Stage 5 Time Trial Victory in 2014 Tour de San Luis

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01/25/2014| 0 comments
by Mark Watson
Race leader Nairo Quintana is celebrated on the Tour de San Luis podium Fotoreporter Sirotti

Malori Rides to Stage 5 Time Trial Victory in 2014 Tour de San Luis

Adriano Malori of Team Movistar won the individual time trial of this year's Tour de San Luis when he beat BMC Racing Team's American Taylor Phinney on the roads of Argentina. Movistar teammate Nairo Quintana beat overall race leader Phillip Gaimon (Team Garmin-Sharp-Castelli) and in the process took over the leader's jersey.

mountain stage in a different way that I expected. I've had to attack to win, but now we'll be racing in a more defensive way, letting a small break going away and responding to attacks that will certainly happen on the final ascent."

"Let's hope we can retain this jersey until Sunday. After that, it'll be time to head back to Spain for the team presentation and then again back to Colombia, to witness the birth of my baby - I can't really miss that particular stage - at all," Quintana concluded before entering the team bus for a well-deserved shower.

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