Giro d’Italia – VeloNews.com http://www.velonews.com Competitive Cycling News, Race Results and Bike Reviews Sun, 24 Jun 2018 05:39:31 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://www.velonews.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/cropped-Velonews_favicon-2-32x32.png Giro d’Italia – VeloNews.com http://www.velonews.com 32 32 Giro Photo Essay: A final week, a final dramatic twist http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/gallery/photo-essay/giro-photo-essay-a-final-week-a-final-dramatic-twist_467848 Wed, 30 May 2018 22:40:11 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467848 The 2018 Giro d'Italia will be remembered for its crazy final week when Chris Froome took the pink jersey in a daring attack.

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VN podcast, ep. 96: Making sense of Froome’s Giro win http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/podcast/vn-podcast-ep-96-making-sense-froomes-giro-win_467825 Wed, 30 May 2018 20:26:50 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467825 Rivals crumbled, fans freaked out, and lots of people have opinions about Froome's impressive victory. So let's make sense of it all.

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Dumoulin happy with Giro second, doesn’t want court-assisted win http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/dumoulin-happy-giro-second-doesnt-want-court-assisted-win_467787 Wed, 30 May 2018 12:53:25 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467787 Tom Dumoulin said he'd rather not be awarded the Giro win if Chris Froome is stripped of his pink jersey because of his anti-doping case.

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Froome prepares Tour defense as lawyers battle Salbutamol case http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/froome-prepares-tour-defense-as-lawyers-battle-salbutamol-case_467727 Mon, 28 May 2018 20:53:15 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467727 After winning Giro, Chris Froome readies to race for a fifth yellow jersey, but behind the scenes his Salbutamol case is unresolved.

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Five highlights of Froome’s ‘brutal’ Giro d’Italia http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/five-highlights-froomes-brutal-giro-ditalia_467723 Mon, 28 May 2018 14:04:59 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467723 The five key stages that led Chris Froome to victory in the Giro d'Italia.

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Pinot suffering from lung infection http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/pinot-suffering-lung-infection_467695 Sun, 27 May 2018 18:33:35 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467695 Thibaut Pinot has been discharged from hospital but is suffering from a lung inflammation.

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Hansen ends grand tour streak in Rome http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/hansen-ends-grand-tour-streak-rome_467689 Sun, 27 May 2018 18:15:49 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467689 Adam Hansen is calling time on his grand-tour streak of starting and completing 20 grand tours in a row.

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Pinot hospitalized following Giro stage http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/pinot-expected-abandon-giro-ditalia_467678 Sat, 26 May 2018 21:55:01 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467678 Thibaut Pinot was taken to the hospital following his implosion on stage 20 and is expected to abandon the race.

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Dumoulin ‘proved himself a big champion’ http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/dumoulin-proved-big-champion_467631 Sat, 26 May 2018 18:13:22 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467631 Tom Dumoulin proved himself to be a 'big champion' with his impressive second place ride at the 2018 Giro d'Italia.

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Froome: ‘My results will stand’ http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/froome-results-will-stand_467627 Sat, 26 May 2018 17:52:55 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467627 Chris Froome insists his stunning attack on Friday's stage 19 will stand the test of time.

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Froome’s pink raid exposes cycling’s divided house http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/commentary/froomes-pink-raid-exposes-cyclings-divided-house_467617 Sat, 26 May 2018 13:27:32 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467617 The parallel universes that have been running side-by-side throughout the 2018 Giro d’Italia collided Friday with Chris Froome’s

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Sky confirms Froome’s Tour approach: lots of rest and no racing http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/sky-confirms-froomes-tour-approach-lots-rest-no-racing_467607 Sat, 26 May 2018 13:00:39 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467607 Chris Froome will be resting plenty and taking part in no racing in his preparation for the 2018 Tour de France.

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Emergency Giro podcast: Froome’s gamble for pink pays off http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/podcast/emergency-giro-pod-froomes-gamble-for-pink-pays-off_467604 Fri, 25 May 2018 22:19:42 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467604 We recap Giro d'Italia stage 19, hear from Froome after the race, and have some takes and analysis about his performance.

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After ‘hardest day of his life,’ Yates promises to return and win Giro http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/hardest-day-life-yates-promises-return-win-giro_467592 Fri, 25 May 2018 19:42:09 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467592 After leading the Giro for weeks and collecting three stage wins, Simon Yates crumbles, but he insists he has no regrets.

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Dumoulin pessimistic, second to Froome with one chance left http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/dumoulin-pessimistic-second-to-froome-with-one-chance-left_467583 Fri, 25 May 2018 19:11:01 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467583 After failing to keep Chris Froome's long attack in check, defending Giro champ Tom Dumoulin has only a single climbing stage left.

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How Froome and Team Sky blew up the Giro http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/froome-team-sky-raided-giro_467556 Fri, 25 May 2018 17:12:21 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467556 An in-depth look at how Team Sky and Froome set up a daring 80-kilometer breakaway to seize the overall Giro lead.

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Giro Roundtable: Believing in Froome’s raid http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/2018-giro-ditalia/giro-roundtable-believing-in-froomes-raid_467534 Fri, 25 May 2018 17:00:51 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467534 Froome’s raid today is the greatest Grand Tour performance since...? Why is it believable? Could Dumoulin have done anything differently?

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VeloNews Show: Owning up to our bad Giro takes http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/video/velonews-show-owning-bad-giro-takes_467517 Fri, 25 May 2018 13:57:34 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467517 We have to admit, we got a few things wrong in our predictions for this Giro d'Italia. Time to pick apart oru garbage takes.

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Giro fireworks: Froome attacks, Yates falls out of pink in stage 19 http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/giro-fireworks-froome-attacks-yates-falls-pink-stage-19_467511 Fri, 25 May 2018 13:28:57 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467511 Chris Froome attacked on the Colle delle Finestre in Friday's stage 19 at the Giro d'Italia, upending the general classification.

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Are Froome and Sky plotting an ambush to win Giro? http://www.velonews.com/2018/05/giro-ditalia/are-froome-and-sky-plotting-an-ambush-to-win-giro_467499 Thu, 24 May 2018 19:51:52 +0000 http://www.velonews.com/?p=467499 With two big mountain stages remaining in the Giro d'Italia, Team Sky is setting up a new strategy to ambush Yates for the win.

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