BBC Sport cycling

Related BBC sites

Page last updated at 14:38 GMT, Tuesday, 23 September 2008 15:38 UK
23-28 September, Varese, Italy

Italy's Adriano Malori triumphed in emphatic style in the men's under-23 time trial at the World Championships.

The 2008 European time trial champion finished in 41 min 35.98 secs in Varese, 49.67 seconds ahead of second-placed Patrick Gretsch of Germany.

Australia's Cameron Meyer, who led the standings for much of the event, had to settle for the bronze medal place, 1 min 4.36 secs behind Malori.

GB's Russell Hampton came 33rd, while Alex Dowsett finished in 36th place.

The Road World Championships continue on Wednesday with the elite women's time trial, building up to the blue riband event, the elite men's road race, on Sunday.

Under-23 men's time trial results

1 Adriano Malori (Ita) 41mins 35.98secs

2 Patrick Gretsch (Ger) at 49.67secs

3 Cameron Meyer (Aus) at 1min 4.36secs

4 Marcel Wyss (Swi) at 1:11.56

5 Stefano Borchi (Ita) at 1:24.31

6 Peter Stetina (USA) at 1:24.58

7 Kristjan Koren (Slo) at 1:24.83

8 Rui Costa (Por) at 1:26.83

9 Andreas Henig (Ger) at 1:32.71

10 Artem Ovechkin (Rus) at 1:37.51

Selected others:

33 Russell Hampton (GB) at 2:48.98

36 Alex Dowsett (GB) at 2:59.17

see also
Cooke leads GB Worlds challenge
22 Sep 08 |  Cycling

related bbc links:

related internet links:
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.