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…

Luka Mezgec wins stage twenty-one of the 2014 Giro d'Italia (Watson)

Luka Mezgec to lead Giant-Alpecin at Giro d’Italia

Luka Mezgec will lead Giant-Alpecin‘s quest for stage wins at the Giro d’Italia, with the Slovenian sprinter looking to repeat his 2014 success at the race. The 26-year-old helped Marcel…

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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…