Col de L'ospedale - Frenchman Thibaut Pinot won the Criterium
International after claiming the final stage of the two-day race in Corsica
featuring an uphill finish on Sunday.
Pinot built his success on Saturday's individual time trial around
Porto-Vecchio when he posted his first win this season to capture the leader's
Pinot, who finished third at the Tour de France two years ago,
increased his lead in Sunday's 171.5-kilometre final stage with a solo victory
at the Col de l'Ospedale.
France claimed the stage's top three spots, with Pierre-Roger
Latour seven seconds behind Pinot while Arnold Jeannesson trailed 12 seconds
Latour finished second overall, 37 seconds behind Pinot. Sam Oomen
of the Netherlands completed the podium.