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GIRO’17 St.14: Dumoulin Dominates To Oropa

Race Report: Tom Dumoulin showed he's more than just a pretty face with a powerful ride up the steep slopes to Oropa, first pulling back a dangerous attack from Nairo Quintana, attacking himself to win the stage and increase his gc lead.

GIRO’17 St.13: Giro di Gaviria… Again!

Giro Stage Report: With apologies to my PEZ colleague Sam Larner, I thought why bother thinking up a headline when yesterday’s will do! Fernando Gaviria repeats with a firestorm sprint. The manner of victory was even more impressive. It was a kick-twice finish to a stage that was straightforward.

From the Eyes of an Architect: The Dolomites

The Giro Heads North: The Italian islands and most of the Italian peninsula is behind the Giro d'Italia and now the peloton is facing the northern climbs. Peter Easton gives us his low-down on the 2017 Giro finalé and those iconic mountain passes.

GIRO’17 St. 12: Giro di Gaviria!

Giro Stage Report: Fernando Gaviria secured yet another stage win to all but seal the points jersey and stamp his position as the best sprinter here and at his age (22) he will be hitting the finish line first for quite some time. First Grand Tour and three stage wins, just to prove not all Colombians are climbers.

EUROTRASH News Round Up Thursday!

May 18, 2017 - Has Tom Dumoulin given himself enough of a buffer zone to win the Giro d'Italia? We have all the news and video from Italy and California. Toms Skujins should have been stopped - Top Story. Other cycling news: Nizzolo abandons Giro, Felline at Trek-Segafredo, Van Hooydonck for BMC, ASO with AEG and Sunweb video.

GIRO’17 St.11: Fantastic Fraile!

Giro Stage Report: On a day which celebrated the great Gino Bartali, it was only fitting that today's 11th stage produced heroic performances. Not just heroic, but a bit of a surprise thrown in as Omar Fraile took the win of his career.

GIRO’17 Roadside: Ale’s Stage 10 Photo Diary

Giro Photog's View: Ale Federico has moved on from the climb of the Blockhaus on Sunday to the race against the clock in the wine growing area of Umbria. Time trial racing, an Italian picnic lunch and a surprise encounter with Super-Mario all made for a full day on the Giro d'Italia stage 10.

GIRO’17 St.10: TT Dominant Dumoulin!

Giro Stage Report: We all expected big Dutchman Tom Dumoulin to win the Stage 10 time trial. But perhaps not quite so stunningly; he put the best part of a minute into second placed Geraint Thomas and the best part of 3 minutes Nairo Quintana to go rosa by 2:23 over the little Colombian.