Tag: Giro d’Italia

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Giro d’Italia 2018 Stage 5: the honeymoon

Tom Dumoulin flirted with pink on Stage 1 – an ill-advised fumble with an old flame – before Dennis made his move and decided to settle down. And now, on the roads of Sicily, he’s busily consummating the relationship.

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Giro d’Italia 2018 Stage 4: all in, eyeballs out, for the win

Pro cycling folklore has it that strange things happen on the rest day of a Grand Tour.
Form can evaporate. “Good” legs become bad. From contender to bunch-filler in twenty-four hours. This may or may not have something to do with the amount of down-time the riders have, and the corresponding quantity of Nutella they eat.