Home » Gallery » 2011 Giro d’Italia stage 15 photos by Graham Watson 2011 Giro d’Italia stage 15 photos by Graham WatsonBy Graham Watson Published May. 22, 2011 Updated Jan. 25, 2017 Passo Giau is the highest climb in the Giro ... and in the running for the most beautiful. Passo Giau is the highest climb in the Giro ... and in the running for the most beautiful. 2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15It was a formidable crew that made up the day’s break … but it was a tough, tough road ahead and not all would survive.2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Emmanuele Sella drives the break.2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Peterson slips back for a feed and advice.2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Passo Giau is the highest climb in the Giro … and in the running for the most beautiful.2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Contador puts the pressure on his rivals near the top of the Passo Giau2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15It wasn’t the entire Euskaltel team that enjoyed two days of successes.2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Nieve moves ahead of Garzelli … to stay.2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Scarponi in p Photo: Graham Watson | grahamwatson.com2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Garzelli didn’t win, but he did grab the climber’s jersey.2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Alberto Contador adds another minute to his lead.2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Gadret finishes fifth on the stage and is now fourth on GC.2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Michele Scarponi’s ban will expire at the end of December. Photo: Graham Watson | www.grahamwatson.com2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Nieve wins, making it two Euskaltel victories in as many days.2011 Giro d'Italia stage 15Stetina, finishes 15:36 behind the day’s winner, but is learning a lot in his first grand tour.