21-year-old Italian cyclist Claudia Cretti (team Valcar-PBM), who was seriously injured during the seventh stage of the race «Giro Rosa», is derived from a state of artificial coma, according to cyclingtips.com.
She fell and hit her head on the fence.
The athlete was taken to hospital in Benevento, where she underwent surgery that lasted 6 hours.
The doctors decided to remove Claudia from the state of artificial coma.
She opened her eyes and shaken hands with the father.