Welcome to Cycling Weekly’s coverage of the 2013 Giro d’Italia, which starts in Naples on Saturday, May 4, and concludes three weeks later in Brescia on Sunday, May 26.

This page serves as a hub for all of our coverage of the 2013 Giro, from stage previews to reports and analysis; from the latest news to photo galleries from top cycling photographer Graham Watson.

Keep checking back for breaking news, race reports and analysis over the next three weeks as we follow the contenders in their battle for the pink jersey.

Cycling Weekly magazine will also be rounding-up the biggest Giro stories, race analysis and star interviews every week.

Giro d’Italia 2013: Stages

Stage Date From To Length
Preview
Report
Photos
Stage 1 Saturday May 4 Naples Naples 130km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 2 Sunday May 5 Ischia Forio 17.4km TTT >>> >>> >>>
Stage 3 Monday May 6 Sorrento Marina di Ascea 222km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 4 Tuesday May 7 Policastro Bussentino Serra San Bruno 246km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 5 Wednesday May 8 Cosenza Matera 203km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 6 Thursday May 9 Mola di Bari Margherita di Savoia 169km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 7 Friday May 10 San Salvo Pescara 177km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 8 Saturday May 11 Gabicce Mare Saltara 54.8km ITT >>> >>> >>>
Stage 9 Sunday May 12 San Sepolcro Firenze 170km >>> >>> >>>
Rest day Monday May 13 - - - - - -
Stage 10 Tuesday May 14 Cordenons Altopiano del Montasio 167km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 11 Wednesday May 15 Tarvisio (Cave del Predil) Vajont (Erto e Casso) 182km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 12 Thursday May 16 Longarone Treviso 134km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 13 Friday May 17 Busseto Cherasco 254km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 14 Saturday May 18 Cervere Bardonecchia 168km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 15 Sunday May 19 Cesana Torinese  Col du Galibier (Valloire) 149km >>> >>> >>>
Rest day Monday May 20 - - - - - -
Stage 16 Tuesday May 21 Valloire Ivrea 238km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 17 Wednesday May 22 Caravaggio Vicenza 214km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 18 Thursday May 23 Mori Polsa 20.6km ITT >>> >>> >>>
Stage 19 Friday May 24 Ponte di Legno Val Martello/Martelltal 139km CANCELLED
Stage 20 Saturday May 25 Silandro/Schlanders Tre Cime di Lavaredo 203km >>> >>> >>>
Stage 21 Sunday May 26 Riese Pio X Brescia 197km >>> >>> >>>

Giro d’Italia 2013: Latest news
Cavendish wins Giro points classification
Nibali similar to Pantani, says Astana manager
Stage 19 cancelled due to snow
Di Luca positive for EPO
Nibali: Giro is more difficult than Tour
Giro d’Italia continues to be aggressive race
Forecast fine for Garmin-Sharp without Ryder Hesjedal
Nibali: One week away from winning Giro
Visconti overjoyed at winning ‘extreme’ Giro stage
Galibier cut from Giro route

Giro d’Italia 2013: Previews and race info
Giro d’Italia 2013: British TV schedule
Giro d’Italia 2013: 10 things you need to know
Giro d’Italia 2013: The Big Preview

Giro d’Italia 2013: Stage reports
Stage 21: Cavendish wins as Nibali secure in pink
Stage 20: Nibali wins to close in on overall win
Stage 19: No report, stage cancelled
Stage 18: Nibali wins time trial to extend lead
Stage 17: Visconti wins from escape
Stage 16: Intxausti continues Movistar’s successful Giro with stage win
Stage 15: Visconti wins Galibier stage
Stage 14: Santambrogio wins and Nibali strengthens lead
Stage 13: Cavendish takes his fourth stage win of 2013 Giro
Stage 12: Cavendish takes 100th win as Wiggins’ Giro bid faltrs
Stage 11: Navardauskas wins as favourites enjoy day off
Stage 10: Uran wins as Wiggins and Hesjedal lose time
Stage nine: Belkov takes solo win as Wiggins put under pressure
Stage eight: Dowsett wins as Nibali takes race lead
Stage seven: Wiggins crashes as Hansen wins
Stage six: Cavendish wins stage six of Giro
Stage five: Degenkolb avoids crash to take win
Stage four: Battaglin sprints to first Giro stage win
Stage three: Paolini takes charge
Stage two: Sky wins team time trial
Stage one: Cavendish wins opener

Giro d’Italia 2013: Photo galleries
Photos by Graham Watson
Stage 21 gallery
Stage 20 gallery
Stage 19 cancelled
Stage 18 gallery
Stage 17 gallery
Stage 16 gallery
Stage 15 gallery
Stage 14 gallery
Stage 13 gallery
Stage 12 gallery
Stage 11 gallery
Stage 10 gallery
Stage nine gallery
Stage eight gallery
Stage seven gallery
Stage six gallery
Stage five gallery
Stage four gallery
Stage three gallery
Stage two gallery
Stage one gallery
Team presentation gallery

Giro d’Italia 2013: Videos
Giro final week preview
Giro week two preview
Giro first week video preview

Giro d’Italia 2013: Older news items
Sky will go down fighting in Giro after Wiggins’ departure
Uran takes over Sky leadership at Giro after Wiggins withdraws
Wiggins withdraws from Giro
Cavendish celebrates ‘milestone’ 100th win
Navardauskas’s Giro win one for Garmin after Hesjedal’s problems
Sylvain Georges fails dope test at Giro
Giro’s Galibier stage finish in doubt due to snow
Wiggins looks ahead to Giro’s high mountains
Hesjedal believes Giro is still wide open
Wiggins disappointed with Giro time trial and descending performance
Dowsett ready for first Grand Tour solo time trial
Adam Hansen ‘uncomfortable’ with Giro stage win
Brailsford on Wiggins’ stage seven crash
Nibali weighs up risks in Giro’s wet stage seven
Stage seven live text coverage
Video: Giro week two preview
Cavendish hailed for fair play after Wiggins delayed by Giro crash
Wiggins aiming for Giro time trial
Stage five live text coverage
Wiggins brushes off Giro time loss
Stage four live text coverage
Puccio surprised and pleased with Giro lead
Wiggins survives opening day of Giro unscathed
Steegman’s stressful day helping Cavendish win Giro opener
Wiggins’ Bolide TT bike being built at Giro
Hesjedal lighter and stronger for Giro defence
British riders at the 2013 Giro
Wiggins primed and ready for ‘inspirational’ Giro
Giro 2013: 10 things you need to know
Phinney broadens expectations ahead of Giro
Wiggins new Pinarello TT bike for Giro
Basso out of Giro
Alex Dowsett focused on TTT success in Grand Tour debut
Crunch time for Mark Cavendish’s sprint train at the Giro
Leigh Howard ready to lead out Matt Goss at Giro
Giro d’Italia 2013: Who will win?
Alessandro Petacchi to lead out Mark Cavendish at the Giro?
Giro d’Italia 2013: Start list tracker
Giro d’Italia 2013: The Big Preview
Sky confirms Giro d’Italia squad
Bradley Wiggins recons key Giro climbs
23 teams confirmed for Giro d’Italia
Wiggins working on explosive climbing ahead of Giro
Alex Dowsett looks ahead to the Giro, his first Grand Tour
Stage time bonuses return to Giro
Hesjedal set to take on Giro and Tour in 2013

Related links

Giro d’Italia 2012: Coverage index

External link

Giro d’Italia official website

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  • William

    Cavendish wins stage 6
    Details on Cycling News

  • Ken Evans

    Stage 1 = Invisible Quick Step lead out train, but Cav won even so !
    - the OPQS riders don’t deserve any reward$ from Cav today.
    (Cav is more fluent in Italian, than he is in English !)