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Nibali to lead team in Flanders; Valverde to miss race: Daily News Digest
This year’s world championships in Innsbruck is regarded as potentially one of the most difficult in years. The final climb on the course is said to be 28% in gradient at one point. This video clip, shot by Italian team manager Davide Cassani, shows Vincenzo Nibali, Alessandro De Marchi and Franco Pellizotti on the climb, and shows how difficult it is.