Filippo "Pippo" Pozzato was the figure of delight as he sprinted home to beat the peloton and win the Roma Maxima race – or so he thought.
The Lampre rider outstretched his arms in cycling's classic victory pose as he crossed the line but there was just one small problem – another rider had finished up the road over a half a minute before him.
Ag2r-La Mondiale's Blel Kadri was the actual winner of the 127km race. The Frenchman was part of a five-man attack early in the race before he left his fellow escapees to claim a solo win.
With ear-piece radios banned for the race, Pozzato was left in aRead More »from Cyclist celebrates win, actually finishes second