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Sardinia governor concedes defeat to centre-left rival

Applause in campaign headquarters greets incumbent's concession

17 February, 17:19
Sardinia governor concedes defeat to centre-left rival (ANSA) - Cagliari, February 17 - The outgoing governor of Sardinia, Ugo Cappellacci, on Monday telephoned his centre-left rival Francesco Pigliaru to concede defeat and congratulate him on his election victory, said members of the Pigliaru staff.

News of the phone call was greeted in Pigliaru's campaign headquarters with applause.

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