ARTICLES RELATING TO GIRO D'ITALIA

Contador plans Giro-TDF double

2014-10-22 21:00

Double champion Alberto Contador expressed delight as a mountainous 2015 Tour de France route was revealed.

Ulissi suspended again

2014-09-16 21:36

Diego Ulissi was provisionally suspended by his Lampre team for the second time after failing a dope test at the Giro d'Italia.

Menchov banned for doping

2014-07-12 19:15

Former Giro d'Italia and Vuelta Espana winner Denis Menchov is serving a drugs ban, the UCI have revealed.

Rogers wins, Quintana in pink

2014-05-31 17:44

Australia's Michael Rogers, riding for Tinkoff, has won the Giro d'Italia's 20th and penultimate stage.

Arredondo takes Giro Stage 18

2014-05-29 18:00

Julian Arredondo has won the 18th stage of the Giro d'Italia as Nairo Quintana continued to hold onto the overall race lead.

Quintana grabs Giro lead

2014-05-27 18:30

Nairo Quintana has won a dramatic and confused 16th stage of the Giro d'Italia to snatch the overall leader's pink jersey.

Battaglin wins Giro 14th stage

2014-05-24 17:28

Enrico Battaglin of the Bardiani team has won the 14th stage of the Giro d'Italia, a 164km mountain run from Aglie to Oropa.

Uran wins stage, leads Giro

2014-05-22 19:07

Colombia's Rigoberto Uran has won stage 12 of the Giro d'Italia, taking control of the leader's pink jersey from Cadel Evans.

Bouhanni claims Giro Stage 10

2014-05-20 17:57

Nacer Bouhanni has sprinted to victory in the 10th stage of the Giro d'Italia after a mainly flat run that to Salsomaggiore Terme.

Evans in pink at Giro

2014-05-17 18:44

Cadel Evans has replaced compatriot Michael Matthews in the overall leader's pink jersey after the eighth stage of the Giro d'Italia.

Matthews retains Giro lead

2014-05-15 19:35

Michael Matthews has won the gruelling sixth stage of the Giro d'Italia on a day's racing marred by a nasty crash.

Bouhanni takes Giro Stage 4

2014-05-13 18:08

Nacer Bouhanni has ended a three-year drought for French cyclists in the Giro d'Italia as he won the fourth stage to Bari.

Back-to-back wins for Kittel

2014-05-11 20:10

Marcel Kittel won stage three of the Giro d'Italia to claim his second consecutive victory, doing it the hard way in Dublin.

Tuft shines in opening stage

2014-05-10 07:28

Canadian Svein Tuft, riding for team Orica-GreenEdge, enjoyed a birthday to remember as the Giro d'Italia got underway.

Evans may miss 2014 TDF

2013-10-07 20:00

Former TDF champion Cadel Evans says he is unlikely to compete in the 2014 race as he concentrates on winning the Giro d'Italia.

Giro win a boost for Nibali

2013-05-27 12:03

Vincenzo Nibali's maiden Giro d'Italia triumph was feted in lavish fashion in pink-clad Brescia at the weekend.

Nibali virtually wraps up Giro

2013-05-25 17:20

Vincenzo Nibali virtually secured his maiden Giro d'Italia triumph with his second win of this year's race on the 20th stage.

Di Luca tests positive for EPO

2013-05-24 11:30

Italian cyclist Danilo Di Luca has tested positive for EPO in an out-of-competition test before the race.

Giro title in sight for Nibali

2013-05-23 19:08

Vincenzo Nibali has taken a giant step towards his maiden Giro d'Italia triumph by smashing his rivals on the 18th stage time trial.

Nibali holds onto pink jersey

2013-05-21 17:42

Astana's Vincenzo Nibali kept possession of the Giro d'Italia pink jersey for another night after a strong showing in the 16th stage.

Nibali extends Giro lead

2013-05-18 19:12

Vincenzo Nibali extended his race lead over Cadel Evans as Mauro Santambrogio won a shortened 14th Giro d'Italia stage.

Wiggins pulls out of Giro

2013-05-17 09:06

The Giro d'Italia claimed two major victims when Bradley Wiggins and Ryder Hesjedal withdrew prior to Friday's 13th stage.

Nibali keeps Giro lead

2013-05-15 18:29

Lithuanian rider Ramunas Navardauskas won the 11th stage of the Giro d'Italia while Vincenzo Nibali held on to the overall lead.

Belkov wins 9th Giro stage

2013-05-12 17:48

Maxim Belkov of Russia won the ninth stage of the Giro d'Italia with a superb solo performance, as Vincenzo Nibali retained the overall lead.

Hansen wins Giro 7th stage

2013-05-10 18:12

Adam Hansen has won the seventh stage of the Giro d'Italia while Benat Intxausti took the overall leader's pink jersey

 

Route may pave way for double

2014-10-06 18:30

Giro d'Italia organisers have admitted they had one eye on seeing a rare Giro-Tour de France double achieved next year.

Nibali mulls Giro-TDF double

2014-07-20 12:55

Vincenzo Nibali may still have a week to go before sewing up the TDF but already he is planning a double Grand Tour assault.

Quintana wins Giro d'Italia.

2014-06-01 17:38

Nairo Quintana has won the Giro d'Italia, finishing ahead of compatriot Rigoberto Uran for his first Grand Tour victory.

Quintana extends Giro lead

2014-05-30 18:00

Nairo Quintana has won the 19th stage of the Giro d'Italia on the slopes of Monte Grappa, extending the overall lead.

Pirazzi wins maiden Giro stage

2014-05-28 19:05

Stefano Pirazzi has held off a small group to claim his maiden Giro d'Italia victory from the race's 17th stage.

Aru wins Giro 15th stage

2014-05-25 18:28

Fabio Aru has won the Giro d'Italia's 15th stage, with Colombian Rigoberto Uran retaining the overall leader's pink jersey.

Canola outwits Giro peloton

2014-05-23 17:59

Marco Canola won the 13th stage of the Giro d'Italia after he and two breakaway companions took the peloton by surprise.

Rogers wins Stage 11 of Giro

2014-05-21 18:02

Michael Rogers took advantage of a downhill attack to win the 11th stage of the Giro d'Italia, which Cadel Evans still leads.

Weening wins Stage 9 of Giro

2014-05-18 18:26

Pieter Weening has won the ninth stage of the Giro d'Italia, while Cadel Evans kept the leader's pink jersey.

Bouhanni at the double in Giro

2014-05-16 18:36

Nacer Bouhanni has claimed his second victory of the Giro d'Italia as Michael Matthews held on to the race leader's pink jersey.

Italy's Ulissi wins Stage 5

2014-05-14 18:30

Diego Ulissi gave Italy their first stage win of the Giro d'Italia when he won the fifth stage from Taranto to Viggiano.

Fever grounds flyer Kittel

2014-05-13 17:00

Marcel Kittel, winner of two of the first three stages of the Giro d'Italia, withdrew before the start of the fourth stage.

Kittel reigns in Belfast

2014-05-10 19:34

Marcel Kittel has won a wet second stage of the Giro d'Italia in Belfast, finishing over a length clear of Nacer Bouhanni.

Quintana to headline Giro

2014-04-22 17:22

Tour de France runner-up Nairo Quintana and Spanish rider Joaquin Rodriguez headline the entry list for the Giro d'Italia.

2014 Giro to honour Pantani

2013-10-07 17:30

Next year's Giro d'Italia will honour the 10th anniversary of Marco Pantani's death with several stages being dedicated to him.

Nibali secures Giro d'Italia

2013-05-26 17:36

Italian Vincenzo Nibali secured his maiden Giro d'Italia title as Mark Cavendish took his fifth stage win on the final leg.

Gesink drops out of Giro

2013-05-25 10:04

Dutchman Robert Gesink, who began the Giro d'Italia hoping for a podium finish, dropped out of the race after consulting doctors.

19th stage of Giro cancelled

2013-05-24 10:13

Friday's 19th stage of the Giro d'Italia has been cancelled due to snow along the route, organisers have said.

Visconti claims stage 17

2013-05-22 19:20

Italian Giovanni Visconti eased to victory in the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia to hand Movistar their fourth win of the race.

Giro d'Italia stage 15 shortened

2013-05-18 22:01

Bad weather and snow in the Alps has forced Giro d'Italia organisers to shorten Sunday's showcase stage 15.

Snow forces Giro course trim

2013-05-18 15:57

The 14th stage of the Giro d'Italia had to be trimmed by 12km due to snow at Sestriere, organisers have announced.

Wiggins misery continues

2013-05-16 18:53

Britain's Mark Cavendish won the rain-lashed 12th stage of the Giro d'Italia as Bradley Wiggins fell further off the pace.

Wiggins still optimistic

2013-05-13 15:45

Bradley Wiggins still believes he can clinch his second Grand Tour title this month after a tough opening week of the Giro d'Italia,.

Dowsett wins Giro 8th stage

2013-05-11 19:56

Alex Dowsett of Britain won stage eight of the Giro d'Italia and Italy's Vincenzo Nibali became the new overall leader.

Cavendish wins 6th Giro stage

2013-05-09 17:48

Britain's Mark Cavendish has won the sixth stage of the Giro D'Italia, while Italian Luca Paolini retained the race leader's pink jersey.

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Magical Massinga

Spend 5 nights at the gorgeous Massinga Beach Lodge in Mozambique and only pay for 4 from R13 220 per person sharing. Includes return flights, accommodation, transfers and romantic turndown. Book now!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

Hot festive offers at kalahari.com!

Hurry! Stocks are limited. Don’t miss out. Shop Now!

Save up to 60% on toys!

Don’t miss out on this hot offer, save up to 60% on toys. While stocks last. Shop now!

Festive gifts!

Check out our awesome range of festive gifts to make everyone’s wishes come true. Shop now!

Seen something you like in our catalogue?

Find the perfect gift and save up to R5000 – As seen on the catalogue. Hurry and shop now!

Save up to R2200 on electronics! – As seen in the catalogue

Wishing for tech gadgets this festive? Save up to R2100 on hot tech products at kalahari.com. While stocks last. Shop now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.








Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.