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Tinkoff-Saxo Training in Sicily

Alberto Contador determined to claim Giro-Tour double

The Giro d’Italia/Tour de France double is the key motivativation more than anything else, says Alberto Contador, as he approaches the twilight of his career. After 2014, the Spaniard realised…

Alberto Contador in pink on the Colle delle Finistre in 2011 (Watson)

Race organiser defends Giro d’Italia start-list

The race director of the Giro d’Italia says that critics should judge the race after it finishes, rather than by its start-list. Chris Froome (Team Sky), Nairo Quintana (Movistar) and Vincenzo Nibali…

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The seven oddest Giro d’Italia stages

The 2015 Giro d’Italia will feature six summit finishes and a 59.2km race against the clock next year. However, the most eye-catching feature of the 2015 race revealed at the…