VICENZA, Italy (AP) — Giovanni Visconti won the 17th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Wednesday to claim another solo victory, and Vincenzo Nibali retained the overall lead.
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IVREA, Italy (AP) — Benat Intxausti of Spain won the 16th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Tuesday, and favorite Vincenzo Nibali retained the overall lead as the race entered the final week.
AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Cycling Union says it will ask French officials to open a disciplinary case against Sylvain Georges after his backup sample also tested positive for a banned stimulant.
COL DU GALIBIER, France (AP) — A superb solo ride up the grueling Col du Galibier gave Giovanni Visconti the victory in a weather-affected 15th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Sunday, while favorite Vincenzo Nibali retained the overall lead.
BARDONECCHIA, Italy (AP) — Mauro Santambrogio of Italy won the 14th stage of the Giro d’Italia in rain, wind and snow Saturday on a course that was changed because of avalanche threats. Countryman Vincenzo Nibali extended his overall lead.