The sixth race goes from Mola di Bari to Margherita di Savoia and is 169km long. The course rides along the Italian coast giving the riders flat road to contend with.
Stage 6 route
The main contenders are Mark Cavendish for Omega Sharp-Quick Step and Bradley Wiggins for Team Sky. The main aim is to avoid any crashes and loosing time, so the teams will ensure that the front runners are protected and avoid any time delays.
Some of today's events in stage 6:
1. Mark Cavendish (Britain/Omega Pharma-Quick-Step) 3hr 56min 03sec
2. Elia Viviani (Italy/Cannondale)
3. Matthew Goss (Australia/Orica)
4. Nacer Bouhanni (France/FDJ)
5. Mattia Gavazzi (Italy/Androni Giocattoli)
6. Manuel Belletti (Italy/AG2R)
7. Davide Appollonio (Italy/AG2R)
8. Giacomo Nizzolo (Italy/RadioShack)
9. Matti Breschel (Denmark/Saxo-Tinkoff)
10. Roberto Ferrari (Italy/Lampre)