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DIRECT. Giro 2024: Alaphilippe in the breakaway again, follow the race

The 17th stage of the Tour of Italy is the queen stage of this edition with 5 climbs listed.

The essentials

  • The 17th stage of the Giro is the most difficult stage with 159 km linking the Selva di val Gardena to the Passo del Brocon without any meters of dish.
  • The peloton will have to climb   twice the Passo Brocon, on two different slopes. I have a 6th victory.
  •  In the general classification, Slovenian Tadej Pogacar is alone in the world and well ahead of this Giro.< /li>


14:37 – Only 1' to go

All that's left is '& agrave; barely a minute's lead for the escape, which undergoes the work of the DSM

14 :35 – The DSMs roll to reduce the gap

Romain Bardet's teammates are preparing an attack from their leader, who wants to make the jump to join the breakaway and compete for the victory of & eacute;tape.

14:26 – A second part of the pass again very steep

As in the Passo di Pinei yesterday, this Passo Rolle has a flat area between its two parts of the climb. The escape is getting closer to the final part.

14:17 – First abandonment of the day

Abandonment by David Dekker (Arkéa). This is the third retirement in the French team

14:07 – Less than a minute for the escape

Accelerating at the head of the peloton reduces the gap. The peloton is now at full strength. less than a minute.

14:03 – New attacks in the peloton

The first slopes of the Passo Rolle are the scene of new attacks, notably Storer and Bardet, who missed the attack. escape all at once the hour.

13:59 – The pursuers are back

Nicolas Conci (Alpecin-Deceunink) and Attila Valter (Visma | Lease a Bike) returned to the breakaway after a good effort, so that Stenhauser has just dug in the escape.

13:53 – From now on 1 '45 ahead

The peloton lets the escape slip away a little in the valley before starting the Passo Rolle (19.8 km at 4.8%).

13:45 – The gap is widening

Several UAE-Emirates have returned and control the peloton. They let the gap increase a little while the Hungarian champion Attila Valter (Visma | Lease a Bike) tries to make the jump. He found Colci, who missed the junction all à time.

13:37 – They are now new & forward

Ballerini (Astana), Conci (Alpecin-Deceuninck) and Caruso (Bahrain-Victorious) returned to the front ;escape, which is now composed of of nine runners.

1:32 p.m. – The Quintana group has returned at the head of the race

A good group in front has formed; with Quintana (Movistar, Alaphilippe (Soudal-Quick Step) Steinhauser (EF-Education First), Frigo (Israel-Premier Tech),  Ghebreigzabhier (Lidl-Trek) and Pellizzari (VF Group-Bardiani CSF-Faizan&egrave ;). They are only about twenty seconds ahead of the pink jersey group.

1:25 p.m. – Race update

Julian Alaphilippe and Amauel Ghebreigzabhier are the two men ahead in this breakaway. Nairo Quintana is chasing at the back. Romain Bardet is located à a third place in the company of Damiano Caruso and Marco Frigo in a group of five or six riders, while the pink jersey group was recomposed; with most of the leaders in fourth place in the race. There are around twenty runners left in this group.

13:15 – Amanuel Ghebreigzabhier makes the descent

< p>The Lidl-Trek runner makes the descent and heads to the front of the race, followed by Julian Alaphilippe. Romain Bardet also seems to have gone out in this very fast descent.

13:11 – A peloton é scatteredé

The attacks of Pellizzari and Quintana explodedé the small platoon that remained. Pogacar remained placed while all the leaders are almost left behind, & see if ça fits into the orfdre on the descent.

13:08 – Pellizzari takes the lead at the top of Passo Sella

L'Italian of VF Group-Bardiani CSF-Faizan& egrave;, second yesterday fought with Nairo Quintana to take the lead. At the start of the descent. the Colombian restarts with Julian Alaphilippe. Behind, everyone is scattered. !

13:01 – Pogacar loses teammates

The leader lost several teammates in this first ascent of the day. Already three UAE-Emirates are already there; distanced.

12:57 – The riders will pass on the roof of this Giro

This first pass of the Passo Sella is the Cima Coppi, the highest point of this tour of Italy after the withdrawal of the Stelvio yesterday. À this title will bring 50 points in the mountain classification for the one who comes first.

12:55 – De Marchi comes out

While the peloton has resumed all escape attempts, Alessandro de Marchi restarts

12:53 – The gruppetto is already forming

While many attack in front, around forty of runners are already there. released to form a gruppetto. It's likely to be a long day for these runners.

12:49 – Several attacks< /h3>

Behind the two riders of the VF Group-Bardiani CSF-Faizan   a group of six riders left the peloton, including Pelayo Sanchez (Movistar). And çrelaunched again behind!

12:46 – Already! the first ones released

Even before the first two kilometers of racing, some are already ;agrave; distanced é at the back of the peloton, including Movistar sprinter Fernando Gaviria and Cyclamen jersey wearer Jonathan Milan.

12 :42 – Attack of Fiorelli

It's the young Italian runner who comes out first, accompanied by by a teammate.

Let's go for this queen stage of the Giro 2024, with 159 kilometers between Selva di Val Gardena and the Passo Brocon

12:40 – Bardet wants to take the breakaway

He announced it. before the start, the Frenchman from the DSM – Firmenich PostNL team wants to take the escape in this cut-out stage. e for his abilities. But Bardet is seventh overall, and he won't be easy to beat. for him to get out of the peloton.

12:37 – Only one fictitious starting kilometer

Attacks should come very quickly in this stage, with only one fictitious starting kilometer before attacking the first difficulty of the day.


The Giro classification

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The Giro d'Italia will follow the spring season and depart on May 4. The finish is scheduled for three weeks later, &agrav; know May 26. 

The start of the Giro 2024 took place at Venaria Reale in the suburbs of Turin, near the Juventus Stadium. Arrival will be at Rome. Here is the list of steps:

  • 12th stage, May 16: Martinsicuro-Fano, 183km
  • 13th stage, May 17: Riccione-Cento, 179km
  • 14th stage, May 18: Castiglione delle Stiviere-Desenzano del Garda, 31km (time trial)
  • 15th stage, May 19: Manerba del Garda-Livigno (Mottolino), 220km
  • Day of rest, May 20
  • 16th stage, May 21: Livigno-Santa Cristina Val Gardena (Monte Pana), 202km
  • 17th stage, May 22: Selva di Val Gardena-col Brocon, 154km
  • 18th stage, May 23: Fiera di Primiero-Padua, 166km
  • 19th stage, May 24: Mortegliano-Cima Sappada, 154km
  • 20th stage, May 25: Alpago-Bassano del Grappa, 175km
  • 21st stage, May 26: Rome-Rome, 126km

Here is the route map for this Giro 2024:

DIRECT. Giro 2024: Alaphilippe in the breakaway again, follow the race

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What are the winners of the Tour of Italy ?

Here are the results of the last 15 years of the Giro d'Italia, called the Giro d'Italia. Giro d'Italia. 

  • 2023: P. Roglic
  • 2022: J. Hindley
  • 2021: E .Bernal
  • 2020 : T. Geoghegan Hart
  • 2019: R. Carapaz
  • 2018: C. Froome
  • 2017: T. Dumoulin
  • 2016: V. Nibali
  • 2015: A. Contador
  • 2014: N. Quintana
  • 2013: V. Nibali
  • 2012: R. Hesjedal
  • 2011: Mr. Scarponi
  • 2010: I. Basso
  • 2009: D. Menchov
  • 2008: A. Contador
  • 2007: D. Di Luca
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