Jörg Jaksche (Tinkoff Credit Systems) was in a breakaway group with Stefano
Usai (Uc Palazzago), Luca Gasparini (Sc Pagnoncelli), Marco Cattaneo (Sc Pagnoncelli), Norena Carlos Quintero (Gs Futura Team),
Marco Stefani (Maltini Lampadari), Alessandro Donati and Aurelien Passeron ( both Acqua&Sapone-Caffè Mokambo).
The group had a maximum lead of 2 minutes and 30 seconds. The group with Jaksche was caught and the bunch sprint was won
by Ivan Fanelli (Cinelli - Endeka - OPD). Luca Ascani (Aurum Hotels) won the final general classification.
Cyclingheroes spoke with Jörg Jaksche on the day after his first stage race since the
2006 edition of the Tour of Switzerland.
Cyclingheroes: How was it to start racing again after such a long
Jörg Jaksche: Most people were really friendly, yes it was very nice...
Cyclingheroes: How was the deal with Tinkoff accomplished?
Jörg Jaksche: Tinkoff contacted
me two weeks ago and we agreed on a contract very fast.
Cyclingheroes: How long will
the contract run?
Jörg Jaksche: Until the end of the year.