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Kristof Ramon's Giro d'Italia

We know the Giro d'Italia has been finished for more than a week, and we know we've already published a whole bunch of photos from the ra...

The Bike Lane: The End is Just the Beginning

Welcome to the final episode in season 2 of The Bike Lane. With the Giro d'Italia now over we look back at the race's critical moments an...

Despite Giro success Nibali won’t ride Le Tour

Vincenzo Nibali's maiden victory in the Giro d'Italia has confirmed his status as one of the world's top stage racers, but the Italian sa...

Nibali’s Giro win a boost for Italian cycling

Vincenzo Nibali's maiden Giro d'Italia triumph was feted in lavish fashion in pink-clad Brescia on Sunday, but there was more than one re...

Colours of the Giro

After three weeks of horrendous weather, stunning scenery and great racing, the 2013 Giro d'Italia has been won by Italy's Vincenzo Nibal...

Snow forces cancellation of Giro's 19th stage

PONTE DI LEGNO, Italy, May 24, 2013 (AFP) - Heavy snow at altitude has forced the cancellation of the Giro d'Italia's 19th stage, organis...

BREAKING: Danilo Di Luca positive for EPO

PONTE DI LEGNO, Italy, May 24, 2013 (AFP) - Italian cyclist Danilo Di Luca, currently competing at the 96th Giro d'Italia, tested positiv...

The Bike Lane: Giro d'California - from pasta to burritos

Welcome to episode 10 of season 2 of The Bike Lane. With the Giro d'Italia in its final week we discuss how we see it unfolding, and also...

2013 Giro d'Italia Quiz

With the Giro d'Italia well over halfway now, we've prepared a Giro-themed quiz and competition for you. The folks at Bike Bug, Orica-Gre...

The Bike Lane: Wiggo Wobbles as the Giro Continues

Welcome to another episode of The Bike Lane. With the Giro d'Italia more than halfway through, we speak to Nathan Haas about his first Gr...

Giro d'Italia - Inside Line - Stage 8 Time Trial

The first Giro d'Italia time trial was won by Movistar's Alex Dowsett, who spoke to GCN about his TT plans ahead of the race. Ahead of st...

2013 Giro d'Italia stages 3 and 4 : Orica-GreenEDGE Backstage Pass

In this monster episode the Sheriffs job is on the line when he flicks ORICA-GreenEDGE owner Gerry Ryan for a chance to step on the podiu...

The Bike Lane: Let the Giro Begin - Avanti!

Welcome back to another episode of the Bike Lane. As the Giro gets started we've brought back our panelist who has ridden the Giro himsel...

Paolini wins Giro third stage, takes pink

(AFP) - Luca Paolini won the third stage of the Giro d'Italia to take the overall leader's pink jersey following the 222km ride from Sorr...

2013 Giro d'Italia stage 2 TTT: Orica-GreenEDGE Backstage Pass

In this episode of Backstage Pass the riders hit the small island of Ischia for the Team Time Trial. Julian Dean gives you an inside look...

Cavendish in pink after storming Giro opener

NAPLES, Italy, May 04, 2013 (AFP) - British sprint king Mark Cavendish won a chaotic opening stage of the Giro d'Italia on Saturday to pu...

Cheng to make Giro history for China

NAPLES, Italy, May 03, 2013 (AFP) - Argos-Shimano rider Ji Cheng is set to make Giro d'Italia history on Saturday when he saddles up as t...

The Bike Lane: From Italy To The Boardroom

Welcome to another episode of The Bike Lane. We're now entering the Grand Tour season and in this week's show we have lots to talk about....

Great moments in Giro d'Italia history

The Giro d'Italia starts on Saturday and if recent editions are anything to go by, we're due for three weeks of stunning climbs, sweeping...

Cyst forces Basso to withdraw from Giro

(AFP) Former two-time winner Ivan Basso has been forced to pull out of the Giro d'Italia two days before the start due to a cyst, the Ita...

2013 Giro d'Italia startlist

AG2R La Mondiale Davide Appollonio (Ita) Manuel Belletti (Ita) Julien Berard (Fra) Carlos Alberto Betancur Gomez (Col) Guillaume Bonnafon...