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#Giro d'Italia

# giro-ditalia - Saturday 26 May, 2012

De Gendt wins 20th stage, Rodriguez retains Giro ead
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# Giro D'Italia

De Gendt wins 20th stage, Rodriguez retains Giro ead

May 26th 2012, 5:41 PM 113 Views 0 Comments

Rodriguez finished fourth and now holds a 31-second advantage over Canada’s Ryder Hesjedal.

# giro-ditalia - Friday 25 May, 2012

Kreuziger clinches gruelling stage 19 in Giro
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# Cycling

Kreuziger clinches gruelling stage 19 in Giro

May 25th 2012, 5:34 PM 197 Views 0 Comments

On the final climb of a gruelling stage, Kreuziger chased down Sandy Casar (FDJ-BigMat) and Colnago-CSF Bardiani’s Stefano Pirazzi.

# giro-ditalia - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Guardini wins 18th stage, Rodriguez still in pink
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# Cycling

Guardini wins 18th stage, Rodriguez still in pink

May 24th 2012, 4:36 PM 131 Views 0 Comments

The 22-year-old Italian held off British world champion Mark Cavendish.

# giro-ditalia - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Rodriguez strengthens Giro lead
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# Cycling

Rodriguez strengthens Giro lead

May 23rd 2012, 6:03 PM 101 Views 0 Comments

Rodriguez (Katusha) finished the 187-kilometre route from Falzes to Cortina d’Ampezzo in five hours, 24 minutes and 41 seconds.

# giro-ditalia - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Izaguirre takes solo win, Rodriguez retains lead of Giro
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# Winning

Izaguirre takes solo win, Rodriguez retains lead of Giro

May 22nd 2012, 6:24 PM 113 Views 1 Comment

The 23-year-old, who only turned professional last year, took stage 16 of the Giro d’Italia.

# giro-ditalia - Monday 21 May, 2012

'I wanted to leave my mark': Stephen Roche recalls Tour de France win 25 years on
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# Quarter Century

'I wanted to leave my mark': Stephen Roche recalls Tour de France win 25 years on

May 21st 2012, 8:57 PM 1,040 Views 4 Comments

The cycling legend from Dundrum captured three of the sports top prizes in a golden 1987 year.

# giro-ditalia - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Bak takes out stage 12, Rodriguez retains Giro lead
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# Giro D'Italia

Bak takes out stage 12, Rodriguez retains Giro lead

May 17th 2012, 5:24 PM 100 Views 0 Comments

The 32-year-old Dane waited until just before the final kilometre to burst away from the other front runners, timing his attack perfectly.

# giro-ditalia - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Giro d'Italia: Pozzovivo breaks to victory on final climb
# Rough Ride
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# Rough Ride

Giro d'Italia: Pozzovivo breaks to victory on final climb

May 13th 2012, 7:32 PM 114 Views 0 Comments

Ryder Hesjedal retains the pink jersey as Domenico Pozzovivo won stage eight of the Giro d’Italia.

# giro-ditalia - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Iron man Rubiano solos to Giro success
# Blood Sweat And Gears
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# Blood Sweat And Gears

Iron man Rubiano solos to Giro success

May 12th 2012, 12:35 PM 128 Views 0 Comments

An audacious solo effort helped Androni’s Miguel Rubiano to victory on a gruelling day at the Giro d’Italia.

# giro-ditalia - Friday 11 May, 2012

Not for the faint-hearted: Mark Cavendish shows off his road rash
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# Ouch!

Not for the faint-hearted: Mark Cavendish shows off his road rash

May 11th 2012, 11:12 AM 1,388 Views 0 Comments

It ain’t pretty…

# giro-ditalia - Monday 7 May, 2012

Goss takes stage three at Giro d'Italia following Cavendish's collapse
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# Winning

Goss takes stage three at Giro d'Italia following Cavendish's collapse

May 7th 2012, 7:29 PM 371 Views 0 Comments

The Australian claimed victory after his English rival hit the pavement.

# giro-ditalia - Sunday 6 May, 2012

Race for the prize: Cavendish secures stage win in Giro
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# Triumph

Race for the prize: Cavendish secures stage win in Giro

May 6th 2012, 6:00 PM 189 Views 0 Comments

The cyclist is now 12th in the general classification, 27 seconds behind leader Taylor Phinney

# giro-ditalia - Monday 17 October, 2011

Next year's Giro will be flatter, friendlier
# Sensible
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# Sensible

Next year's Giro will be flatter, friendlier

Oct 17th 2011, 4:44 PM 152 Views 0 Comments

Organisers of the year’s first Grand Tour appear to have taken recent criticism on board, shifting the route’s emphasis away from extreme climbing stamina.

# giro-ditalia - Monday 30 May, 2011

Contador completes Italian job - for now
# In The Saddle
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# In The Saddle

Contador completes Italian job - for now

May 30th 2011, 11:17 AM 194 Views 0 Comments

The Spaniard cycled to an impressive Grand Tour victory under a cloud.

# giro-ditalia - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

Grieving Leopard-Trek team to continue in Giro
# Tragedy
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# Tragedy

Grieving Leopard-Trek team to continue in Giro

May 10th 2011, 10:58 AM 138 Views 0 Comments

Belgian’s father and pregnant girlfriend arrive in Milan after fatal crash on third stage of famous race.

# giro-ditalia - Monday 9 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

May 9th 2011, 7:55 PM 2,633 Views 0 Comments

Our collection of the day’s news, developments and random tidbits.

Rider Wouter Weylandt killed in Giro d'Italia accident
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# Tragedy

Rider Wouter Weylandt killed in Giro d'Italia accident

May 9th 2011, 4:49 PM 1,384 Views 0 Comments

Belgian crashed at high speed during descent on third stage of famous race.

In the saddle: Cavendish pretty in pink after Giro's second day
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# Rough Riders

In the saddle: Cavendish pretty in pink after Giro's second day

May 9th 2011, 11:52 AM 234 Views 0 Comments

Mark Cavendish leads the Giro d’Italia despite being pipped by Alessandro Petacchi in a controversial sprint finish to yesterday’s stage, writes Cillian Kelly.

# giro-ditalia - Saturday 7 May, 2011

Giro d’Italia Preview: Contador defends his right to ride
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# Ride On

Giro d’Italia Preview: Contador defends his right to ride

May 7th 2011, 10:12 AM 91 Views 0 Comments

Alberto Contador says that there is no reason for him to withdraw from the first Grand Tour of the year, despite an ongoing investigation into doping allegations.