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Battaglin wins 4th Giro stage; Paolini keeps lead

Updated: May 7, 2013, 1:34 PM ET
Associated Press

SERRA SAN BRUNO, Italy -- Enrico Battaglin of Italy sprinted to victory on rainy, cobbled streets in the fourth stage of the Giro d'Italia on Tuesday while compatriot Luca Paolini kept the overall lead.

Battaglin beat fellow Italians Fabio Felline and Giovanni Visconti for his first stage victory in one of cycling's main tours.

Overall favorite Bradley Wiggins lost 17 seconds after he was caught behind a crash near the finish on the slippery road. He dropped to sixth in the general ...

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