Posts in category: Giro d'Italia
Roundtable: Tour route vs. Giro route

Now that we know the 2019 Giro and Tour routes, what can we expect in 2019? What GC riders are favored? How many stages can Sagan win?

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Froome uncertain of Giro d’Italia title defense

Defending champion Chris Froome says he likes the look of the Giro’s tough time trial stages but remains undecided on 2019 plan.

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2019 Giro rumors: 3 TTs, gravel, lots of climbing

News leaks suggest the Italian grand tour will focus on showcasing the country’s high mountain passes in the north.

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2019 Giro d’Italia to start in Bologna

The 2019 Giro d’Italia will begin in Bologna with a short time trial. The Italian tour will have two more stages in Emilia-Romagna as well.

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Team Sky releases Chris Froome’s data from key points of Giro d’Italia victory

Team Sky released data from Chris Froome’s Giro d’Italia victory that outlines the power of his attack and mid-race diet to lose weight.
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How Movistar discovered Ecuadorian star Carapaz

Youngster Richard Carapaz became the first Ecuadorian to win a grand tour stage at the Giro, but that didn’t surprise team brass.
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Giro Photo Essay: A final week, a final dramatic twist

The 2018 Giro d’Italia will be remembered for its crazy final week when Chris Froome took the pink jersey in a daring attack.
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VN podcast, ep. 96: Making sense of Froome’s Giro win

Rivals crumbled, fans freaked out, and lots of people have opinions about Froome’s impressive victory. So let’s make sense of it all.

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Dumoulin happy with Giro second, doesn’t want court-assisted win

Tom Dumoulin said he’d rather not be awarded the Giro win if Chris Froome is stripped of his pink jersey because of his anti-doping case.

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Hinault rips Froome for racing despite ongoing Salbutamol case

“Froome is not part of the legend of this sport,” says Bernard Hinault.
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Froome prepares Tour defense as lawyers battle Salbutamol case

After winning Giro, Chris Froome readies to race for a fifth yellow jersey, but behind the scenes his Salbutamol case is unresolved.
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Pinot suffering from lung infection

Thibaut Pinot has been discharged from hospital but is suffering from a lung inflammation.
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