HTC-Highroad won the opening stage of the Giro d'Italia on Saturday, finishing 10 seconds ahead of Radioshack in the team time trial and putting Italian rider Marco Pinotti in the leader's pink jersey.
Lance Armstrong, his RadioShack teammates and team manager Johan Bruyneel have been fined by cycling's governing body because the riders wore unauthorized jerseys on the final stage of this year's Tour de France.
Cycling's governing body is opening disciplinary proceedings against Lance Armstrong's RadioShack team. Its riders wore unapproved jerseys to the final stage of the Tour de France, delaying the start of the race.
George Hincapie's near miss at the yellow jersey Saturday was likely the result of team strategies and competitive maneuvers near the finish. But that didn't make it any easier for the veteran U.S. rider.