BBC Sport - Giro d'Italia: Weening wins stage nine as Evans stays in pink

Weening wins stage nine in Giro

Dutchman Pieter Weening wins stage nine at the Giro d'Italia after an uphill finish as Cadel Evans holds on to the leader's pink jersey.

Dutchman Weening, 33, triumphed after breaking from the leading group with Italian Davide Malacarne, 26, as stage nine hit its final five kilometres.

Australian Evans, 37, had pushed up the pace in the final 40 kilometres to ensure he maintained his 57-second general classification advantage.

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