(Image credit: RCS Sport) 17:31:57 – May 27, 2022
Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the penultimate stage of the 2022 Giro d’Italia.
It’s the final mountain stage of the race and the riders head into the Dolomites, taking on the Passo San Pellegrino, Passo Pordoi, and Passo Fedaia over 168km of racing.
The riders are just finishing up their final pre-race interviews and call ups and about to begin rolling through neutral.
It’s the last chance to make an impression in the Dolomites and the remaining riders in this race know what’s at stake.10:20:38Today the riders have 4.1km of neutralisation before they see the flag drop for the real start. We can expect another big fight for the breakaway.10:24:07So we have three huge climbs ahead and a huge battle for GC. Richard Carapaz (IGD) is just three seconds ahead of Jai Hindley (BOH) and Mikel Landa (TBV) is third at just over a minute down.10:25:47And we have an official start to the penultimate stage! The Giro d’Italia is up for grabs today.10:28:44And already we have a rider off the front, it’s Sylvain Moniquet (Lotto Soudal) who has a few metres.10:29:50And Alessandro De Marchi (Israel Premier Tech) has bridged across, but the peloton isn’t giving up just yet.10:32:31And the two have been quickly brought back. The peloton is strung out along the road, waiting for the next attack.10:36:55We’re almost 10km in and there’s still no breakaway established. The peloton has fanned out across the road and it’s looking nervous already.10:39:44Sylvain Moniquet […]