The Nikolaev bicycle racer Andrey Grivko who is acting for Ukrainian - an Italian team of ISD, participated in 9th Settimana Internazionale Coppi e Bartali on roads of Italy.
The first stage, which route 81,2 km long I lay in Richchione's vicinities, Danilo Napolitano from Russian "Katyusha" won. Grivko showed at one time with the Italian, but was only 111 - m
On Wednesday at the second stage (182,1 km, San - Lazzaro - Faents) the victory was celebrated again by the Italian - this time Damiano Kunego from Lampre-N.G.C. Nikolayevets finished 102 - m, having conceded to the winner of 14.41 minutes.
On Thursday at the third stage (Borguo Seong - Lorenzo - Serromazzoni, 163,4 km) again was won by Kunego. Unfortunately, Andrey Grivko withdrew.
The fourth stage was won by Ukrainian Yury Mitlashenko from Amore and Vita, on Saturday at a final fifth stage the first Australian Kadel Evans from Silence-Lotto arrived on the finish.
General classification was won by Damiano Kunego.