Visconti retains Giro lead; Cavendish wins stage
CITTADELLA, Italy -- Britain's Mark Cavendish of the High Road team won the 13th stage of the Giro d'Italia, a 110-mile race from Modena to Cittadella on Friday.
Cavendish beat Italy's Daniele Bennati and Spain's Koldo Fernandez in a sprint finish.
Italy's Giovanni Visconti of the Quick Step team finished in the same time as Cavendish and retained the overall lead.
The three-week Giro d'Italia heads into the Dolomites on Saturday for the 121-mile 14th stage from Verona to Alpe di Pampeago.
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