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  • Nairo Quintana: ‘This has to be the best time trial I’ve ever done’

    The Giro d'Italia race leader says he has to put in the performance of a lifetime to defend his lead in the final time trial

    Quintana looks on at Tom Dumoulin after stage 20 of the Giro (Foto LaPresse - Spada)
    The Giro d'Italia race leader Nairo Quintana says he has to put in the performance of a lifetime to defend his lead in the final time trial
  • Five talking points from stage 20 of the Giro d’Italia

    The last mountain stage proved to be a thrilling one...

    Foto LaPresse - Fabio Ferrari 27/05/2017 Asiago, Vicenza (Italia) Sport Ciclismo Giro d'Italia 2017 - 100a edizione - Tappa 20 - da Pordenone a Asiago - 190 km ( 118 miglia ) Nella foto:NIBALI Vincenzo ( ITA )( Bahrain - Merida )PINOT Thibaut ( FRA )( FDJ ) QUINTANA Nairo ( COL )( Movistar Team ) Photo LaPresse - Fabio Ferrari May 27, 2017 Asiago, Vicenza ( Italy ) Sport Cycling Giro d'Italia 2017 - 100th edition - Stage 20 - Pordenone to Asiago - 190 km ( 118 miles ) In the pic:NIBALI Vincenzo ( ITA )( Bahrain - Merida )PINOT Thibaut ( FRA )( FDJ ) QUINTANA Nairo ( COL )( Movistar Team )
    The last mountain stage at the 2017 Giro d'Italia proved to be a thrilling one...
  • Tom Dumoulin: ‘I’m forever thankful to Mollema, Jungels and Yates’

    The Dutchman thanks the rival riders who helped him pull back time on the leading group including Nairo Quintana on stage 20 of the Giro d'Italia

    14 May 2017 100th Giro d'Italia Stage 09 : Montenero di Bisaccia - Blockhaus DUMOULIN Tom (NED) Sunweb, at Blockhaus Photo : Yuzuru SUNADA
    Tom Dumoulin thanks the rival riders who helped him pull back time on the leading group including Nairo Quintana on stage 20 of the Giro d'Italia
  • Tom Dumoulin minimises time losses to set up final stage decider as Pinot wins Giro d’Italia stage 20

    Dumoulin finished just 15 seconds back on a GC group led across the line of stage 20 of the Giro d'Italia by Thibaut Pinot

    Thibaut Pinot wins stage 20 of the Giro d'Italia (LaPresse - D'Alberto / Ferrari / Paolone / Spada)
    Dumoulin finished just 15 seconds back on a GC group led across the line of stage 20 of the Giro d'Italia by Thibaut Pinot
  • Team Sky: ‘If Geraint is as fit as he was before the Giro, he’ll be a force to be reckoned with in the Tour’

    Thomas is back training in preparation for the Tour de France, where he'll likely support Chris Froome

    Geraint Thomas.
    Geraint Thomas is back training in preparation for the Tour de France, where he'll likely support Chris Froome
  • Giro d’Italia as it happened: Pinot wins stage 20 as Quintana defends pink

    Recap all the action from the final mountain stage of the Giro d'Italia here

    27 May 2017 100th Giro d'Italia Stage 20 : Pordenone - Asiago PINOT Thibaut (FRA) FDJ Photo : Yuzuru SUNADA
    Follow all the action from the final mountain stage of the Giro d'Italia here
  • Icons of cycling: The maglia rosa

    The story of one of cycling’s most distinctive jerseys

    Tom Dumoulin on the podium after winning stage 14 of the Giro d'Italia
    The story of one of cycling’s most distinctive jerseys
  • Mikel Landa: ‘All aspirations were lost in one second, but knew I could still get something the Giro’

    Team Sky's Mikel Landa says he is delighted with his stage win and KOM jersey despite seeing his GC hopes evaporate early in the Giro d'Italia

    Mikel Landa wins stage 18 of the 2017 Giro d'Italia (Credit: Sunada)
    Team Sky's Mikel Landa says he is delighted with his stage win and KOM jersey despite seeing his GC hopes evaporate early in the Giro d'Italia
  • Nairo Quintana poised for ‘a lot of fight’ from rivals on the Giro d’Italia’s mountain finale

    Nairo Quintana is expecting a big fight as the Giro d'Italia reaches its climax in the mountains on Saturday, as he takes the maglia rosa for the first time in the race with just 53-seconds separating first place from fourth

    26 May 2017 100th Giro d'Italia Stage 19 : Candido / Innichen - Piancavallo QUINTANA Nairo Alexander (COL) Movistar, at Piancavallo Photo : Yuzuru SUNADA
    Nairo Quintana is expecting a big fight as the Giro d'Italia reaches its climax in the mountains on Saturday, as he takes the maglia rosa for the first time in the race with just 53-seconds separating first place from fourth
  • Tom Dumoulin: ‘I realised at kilometre zero today was going to be a bad day’

    The Dutchman lost his grip of the maglia rosa on stage 19 of the Giro d'Italia, but managed to remain upbeat with two stages ahead

    Tom Dumoulin on stage 19 of the Giro d'Italia (Sunada)
    Tom Dumoulin lost his grip of the maglia rosa on stage 19 of the Giro d'Italia, but managed to remain upbeat with two stages ahead