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DIRECT. Giro 2024: an 18th transition stage, follow the race

The 18th stage of the Tour of Italy this Thursday, May 23, is a transitional stage for the riders.

The essentials

  • After several days in the mountains, the Giro riders are entitled to a new adventure. a little rest with a transition stage presenting no difficulty. 178 kilometers are on the program between Fiera di Primiero and Padua
  • If the escape can go to the end, the sprinters' teams will try to lock in the race and Jonathan Milan could sign another success ;s.
  •  In the general classification, Slovenian Tadej Pogacar is alone in the world and well ahead of this Giro.< /li>


13:33 – The peloton lets four riders go

In the first difficultyé , four riders come out and the sprinter teams slow down the peloton to let them go

13:28 – The é escape is not formed

the peloton set off at a great pace and no one managed to get out at the start of this stage. We arrive at the only real difficulty; of the day

13:27 – The peloton split in two parts

Beginning of chaotic stage with a peloton cut off split in two in the valley, in the rain. Daniel Martinez was é trapped and rolls to try to catch up with the first group.

13:22 – The stage has started

In the rain, the 18th stage was completed. launched a few minutes ago. Numerous attacks punctuate this start of the race.

12:58 – Towards a new victory for Jonathan Milan ?

We should once again see the teams of sprinters & at the front of the peloton today, with a stage conducive to progress. a mass sprint finish. Already triple winner in this edition, Jonathan Milan is the favorite, even if Kaden Growes, who has not yet won, also hopes to win. ;apos;impose.

12:35 – Alaphilippe is back

This tour of Italy, the first of his career, is like a resurrection for the Soudal-Quick Step rider. Winner of a stage, the double world champion found himself again. his legs and his desire to move forward, as shown in the video. the last two stages where we saw him escape.  To the point that Patrick Lefevere's team leader Remco Evenepoel wants to see him participate in the Tour de France in a few weeks.

12:01 – “Pogacar can't stop racing

The Frenchman Romain Bardet, seventh in the general classification, pushed his teammates a lot yesterday to try to get victory at the top of the Passo Brocon. But his strategy was unsuccessful. annihilated by Tadej Pogacar, who jumped in its wheels &agrav; the first attack of the rider of the DSM-Firmenich PostNL. "Pogacar can't stop racing" saidé the French, a little bitter, à the finish of the stage.

11:30 – Tibéri takes an option on the white jersey

In the ranking of the best young person, Antonio Tibéri (Bahrain-Victorious) increasedé his lead yesterday over Thymens Arensman (Ineos-Grenadiers). It now has 41" ahead of Geraint's teammate Thomas.

11:02 – A ranking generatedé ral unchanged

Pogacar may not have won the championship. yesterday the 17th stage of this Giro, but it further accentuated his lead in the general classification, that he is almost assured of winning. to win with more than seven and a half minutes ahead of Daniel Martinez.

11:01 – A transitional stage

After two very difficult days in the Dolomites, the peloton leaves the mountain for a stage of 171 in direction Venice. The organizations should be less solicited and a sprinter could win again, less than the fatigue of the last few days allows à an escape to leave the platoon company.

Hello à all and &agrav; everyone and welcome to this live from the 18th stage of the Tour of Italy, between Fiera di Primiero and Padua.

The classification of Giro

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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: an 18th transition stage, 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.┬áRoglic
  • 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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