Giro d’Italia: Five Key Takeaways From the Third Week

Featured image courtesy of Stuart Franklin/Getty Images Few could possibly have predicted the outcome of the 103rd Giro before the third week; let’s examine the events that led to the Ineos Grenadiers winning their 11th Grand Tour since their inception as Team Sky in 2010. Tao Geoghegen Hart Wins First Grand Tour When Geraint Thomas… Read More Giro d’Italia: Five Key Takeaways From the Third Week

Giro d’Italia: Five Key Takeaways From the First Week

Featured image courtesy of Tim de Waele/Getty Images In an eventful first week laden with crashes, Covid and bad weather, let’s examine the main events that defined the start of the 103rd Giro d’Italia. A Wide-Open General Classification Battle With the two pre-race favourites out in Geraint Thomas (Ineos Grenadiers) and Simon Yates (Mitchelton Scott),… Read More Giro d’Italia: Five Key Takeaways From the First Week

Giro d’Italia: a Guide to the Teams

Featured image courtesy of Luk Benies/Getty Images With the start list for the 103rd Giro now confirmed, let’s look at the teams and riders to watch, from GC contenders to sprinters, breakaway specialists to time trialists. AG2R La Mondiale François Bidard (Fra), Geoffrey Bouchard (Fra), Tony Gallopin (Fra), Ben Gastauer (Lux), Jaakko Hanninen (Fin), Aurélien… Read More Giro d’Italia: a Guide to the Teams