The Italian, who won the swim this morning, finished with a four point lead over the chasing pack, with seven competitors sharing second place on the same number of points as the leaders crossed the line together.
Poland’s Bartosz Majewski claimed the best time in the combined event, going round the four lap course in 11:51:10 and was rewarded for his efforts with 2356 points. Mexico’s Ismael Hernandez and Italy’s Riccardo De Luca came second and third respectively.
The Men return for the Final on Saturday with the Fencing at 10:00 before the Swim, Riding event with the combined event closing the show.
Full result can be found HERE
Final line-up can be viewed HERE