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Yates stays on track in Giro

Simon Yates cleared a significant hurdle in his bid for Giro d’Italia glory as┬áthe Bury rider kept the leader’s pink jersey on Tuesday’s time trial, which was won by Australian Rohan Dennis. Yates’ time of 41 minutes 37 seconds, going last man out over the 34.5km course from Trento to Rovereto, saw him place only ...

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Froome 'not giving up' on Giro

Chris Froome says Giro d’Italia leader Simon Yates is only getting stronger as he hunts him down in the final week. Chris Froome says Giro d’Italia leader Simon Yates is only getting stronger as he hunts him down in the final week. British pre-race favourite Chris Froome says he is ready to fight until the finish line to make up ...

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Yates extends Giro lead with stage win

Simon Yates has extended his lead in the Giro d’Italia by winning stage 15 while his main rivals struggled on the road to Sappada. Mitchelton-Scott’s Yates won his third stage of the race so far by 41 seconds from Astana’s Miguel Angel Lopez, while Team Sunweb’s Tom Dumoulin, second overall, was third on the same time as Lopez. With bonus ...

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