Jan Bakelants claims his first victory of 2015 in the flat, sprinter-friendly Giro del Piemonte on Friday.
Although they don't get as much attention as their spring Belgian counterparts, these classic one-day races deliver plenty of action.
Aside from a few interruptions, the race has been held since 1906
1. Rigoberto URAN, Sky, in 4:30:21 2. Luca PAOLINI, Katusha, at :6 3. Gorka VERDUGO MARCOTEGUI, Euskaltel-Euskadi, at :7 4. Sergio Luis
Daniel Moreno (Katusha) used clever tactics to claim victory in Thursday's Giro di Piemonte in northern Italy.
Omega Pharma's Philippe Gilbert earned a repeat victory the Giro del Piemonte on Thursday