Tag: Giro d’Italia

Latest News

Thibaut Pinot hopes to remain a Grand Tour contender at Giro d'Italia

Pinot opts for the Giro d’Italia in 2021 instead to regain confidence in Grand Tours again. “In 2019 I only had one bad day in three week...

Giro d'Italia announces 2020 wildcard invites

Giro d'Italia organizer RCS announced the wildcard invites for this year's Giro d'Italia and a handful of other races on Thursday, confir...

Chad Haga’s Giro, oversimplified: Redemption, and some tears

Chad Haga wept for his first Grand Tour stage win. And for his team’s redemption, after a Giro where everything went wrong. Most of all, ...

Carapaz on brink of Giro victory as tempers flare: Giro d'Italia, stage 20

Richard Carapaz closed in on his first Giro d'Italia triumph on Saturday after keeping hold of the leader's pink jersey in a tumultuous 2...

Giro Daily Podcasts: Adam Hansen and a check-in from the rest day

The second rest day of the Giro d'Italia seems a good time to look back at — or catch up on — our daily Giro podcasts, which began as the...

CyclingTips on the road: Behind the scenes at stage 14

It was a short, fast day today for the riders up front, a fiery stage that saw plenty of action. But we know you're not here for that; he...

Carapaz in pink, and the favourites reshuffle: Giro d'Italia, stage 14

COURMAYEUR, Italy (AFP) - Movistar's Ecuadorian climber Richard Carapaz shot to the top of the Giro d'Italia overall standings on Saturda...

The big mountains are here, Ilnur Zakarin claims the first: Giro d'Italia, stage 13

PINEROLO, Italy (AFP) - Russia's Ilnur Zakarin of Katusha soloed to a snow-capped summit finish victory on a chaotic 13th stage of the Gi...

Roglic pulls ahead, Yates falters: Giro d'Italia, stage 9

SAN MARINO, Italy (AFP) - Slovenian ace Primoz Roglic set a serious marker on the Giro d'Italia on Sunday, not only winning the stage nin...

Pello Bilbao from the break: Giro d'Italia, stage 7

Pello Bilbao (Astana) took the win into L'Aquila with a well-timed escape from his breakaway companions with 1.5km remaining in the Giro ...

CyclingTips Podcast: The Tire Size Selector Graph and a bloody Giro

The Giro d'Italia saw losses for Tom Dumoulin and a win for Primoz Roglic, the Tour of California may finally be won by its home team, an...

Giro press conferences: Quotes from the favorites

The grande partenza of the Giro d’Italia is days away. Riders are in Bologna, Italy, wandering around their team hotels in team-issue swe...

The weekly spin: Why the Giro d’Italia is better than the Tour de France

Leave it to Simon Yates to say out loud what many in the cycling community have quietly believed for years now — the Giro d’Italia is bet...

Froome's crash; Dumoulin takes first pink jersey; Guarnier best in Yorkshire: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Story of the day: Chris Froome's TT recon crash Sky's Chris Froome cras...

Pink pulleys; pricey carbon cranks; seven unmissable Giro stages: Daily News Digest

Welcome to your Daily News Digest. Here's what's happening today: Once again, thanks to everyone who has provided feedback on the new Dai...

CyclingTips Podcast: Dissecting the Giro and a road tubeless rant

The Giro d'Italia is about to kick off. Your hosts, Caley Fretz, Neal Rogers, and James Huang, run through the key stages, evaluate the m...

CyclingTips Podcast: What happens when pros don't like their bikes?

What happens when pros don't like their bikes? Sometimes they switch teams. Sometimes they complain to the media. For time trialists in p...

Commentary: The hubris of Chris Froome's Giro d'Italia bid

The preeminent Grand Tour rider of any moment feels invulnerable, unbeatable. Until, quite suddenly, he loses. Chris Froome turns 33 on S...

2018 Giro d’Italia details: Israel start, eight summit finishes, and Froome

The 2018 Giro d’Italia will start in Jerusalem, end in Rome, and feature Chris Froome fighting for the maglia rosa. The 2,546km route is ...

CyclingTips Podcast: 2018 Giro under scrutiny with Froome, Israel headlines

The 2018 Giro d'Italia will begin in Israel. Can cycling fans separate sport and politics when a Grand Tour begins in the most politicall...

Human rights groups and others call on Giro d’Italia to abandon Israel start

Next year’s planned start of the Giro d’Italia in Israel has come under pressure with the news that over 120 separate groups have called ...