Dowsett Takes Maiden Win in Giro ITT; Nibali Takes Maglia Rosa

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05/12/2013| 0 comments
by Gerald Churchill
Vincenzo Nibali celebrates his Giro d'Italia overall lead with the beautiful Italian podium girls Giro d'Italia

Dowsett Takes Maiden Win in Giro ITT; Nibali Takes Maglia Rosa

Movistar has had an unexpected effect on the 2013 Giro d'Italia's time trials. Last Sunday, the Spanish squad surprised everyone by placing second in the team time trial. Today, British time trial champion Alex Dowsett won the first individual time trial of this year's Giro d'Italia.

at 106.7 km (the first Category 1 climb of this year's Giro d'Italia), the Category 3 Vetta le Croci at 147.9 km, and the Category 4 Fiesole at 159.3 km. With a time trial behind the riders and a rest day ahead of them, it adds up to a breakaway by stage hunters taking this one. Who will be in the break? Who will win? Check in at www.roadcycling.com and find out!

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