Still recovering from illness, Thibaut Pinot will miss the 2018 Tour de France and target the Vuelta and worlds instead
Thibaut Pinot has been discharged from hospital but is suffering from a lung inflammation.
Thibaut Pinot was taken to the hospital following his implosion on stage 20 and is expected to abandon the race.
After failing to keep Chris Froome's long attack in check, defending Giro champ Tom Dumoulin has only a single climbing stage left.
Thibaut Pinot says pink jersey Simon Yates is “untouchable” as Giro heads into final gauntlet of mountain stages.
RCS sport released the preliminary start list for the race, which will begin May 4 in Jerusalem.
The Frenchman cemented his win in Friday's fifth and final stage.
Thibaut Pinot is the latest rider to commit to a Giro-Tour double alongside Chris Froome and Tom Dumoulin.
Thibaut Pinot will try for the Giro-Tour double in 2018 despite abandoning the 2017 Tour after racing his first Giro.
French WorldTour team FDJ will be Groupama-FDJ in 2018, boosting its budget 30 percent to 20 million euro on a three-year deal.