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Sacchi Wins Leg of Tour of Murcia

March 8, 2002

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ALGUAZAS, Spain (AP) _ Italy’s Fabio Sacchi won Friday’s third leg of the Tour of Murcia and Spain’s Angel Edo retained the overall lead in the five-stage cycling race.

Riding for Saeco, Sacchi covered the 107-mile route between Molina de Segura and Alguazas in 4 hours, 5 minutes and 5 seconds. He prevailed in a sprint finish over Edo and Isaac Galvez.

Saturday’s fourth stage covers 105 miles between the towns of Ceuti and Alhama de Murcia.

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