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.

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