2012 Strade Bianche

2012 Strade Bianche
Race details
Date 3 March
Distance 190 km (118.1 mi)
Winning time 4h 44' 59"
Winner  Fabian Cancellara (SWI) (RadioShack–Nissan)
Second  Maxim Iglinskiy (KAZ) (Astana)
Third  Oscar Gatto (ITA) (Farnese Vini–Selle Italia)

The 2012 Strade Bianche took place on 3 March 2012. It was the 6th edition of the international classic Strade Bianche. The previous edition was won by Philippe Gilbert, who rode for Omega Pharma–Lotto.

The 2012 race took place in fine weather and was convincingly won by Fabian Cancellara, riding for RadioShack–Nissan. Cancellara is the first rider to have won the race twice, having previously won in 2008 (when riding for Team CSC).


Cyclist Team Time
1  Fabian Cancellara (SUI) RadioShack–Nissan 4h 44' 59"
2  Maxim Iglinskiy (KAZ) Astana +42"
3  Oscar Gatto (ITA) Farnese Vini–Selle Italia s.t.
4  Alessandro Ballan (ITA) BMC Racing Team +46"
5  Greg Van Avermaet (BEL) BMC Racing Team +48"
6  Roman Kreuziger (CZE) Astana +1' 03"
7  Francesco Reda (ITA) Acqua & Sapone +1' 45"
8  Francesco Ginanni (ITA) Acqua & Sapone +1' 47"
9  Elia Favilli (ITA) Farnese Vini–Selle Italia s.t.
10  Johan Vansummeren (BEL) Garmin–Barracuda +1' 57"


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