Youngster Richard Carapaz became the first Ecuadorian to win a grand tour stage at the Giro, but that didn't surprise team brass.
The 2018 Giro d'Italia will be remembered for its crazy final week when Chris Froome took the pink jersey in a daring attack.
Rivals crumbled, fans freaked out, and lots of people have opinions about Froome's impressive victory. So let's make sense of it all.
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.
"Froome is not part of the legend of this sport," says Bernard Hinault.
After winning Giro, Chris Froome readies to race for a fifth yellow jersey, but behind the scenes his Salbutamol case is unresolved.
The five key stages that led Chris Froome to victory in the Giro d'Italia.
Thibaut Pinot has been discharged from hospital but is suffering from a lung inflammation.
Adam Hansen is calling time on his grand-tour streak of starting and completing 20 grand tours in a row.
Thibaut Pinot was taken to the hospital following his implosion on stage 20 and is expected to abandon the race.