He Italy spin It is about to fall and cycling fans are in luck. Despite the doubts sown by the coronavirus Regarding the celebration of the race, it will finally be able to be enjoyed only a few weeks after Tadej Pogacar will win the Tour de France, incidentally winning the hearts of fans of this sport with an impossible comeback.
The Italian round is exciting, and despite the many absences caused by the proximity of the Tour de France, there are big names that they will be in the fight to win the general.
Perhaps one of the great favorites to take the pink jersey is Vincenzo Nibali. The local rider, champion of the three grand tours, has finished on the podium in six of his last eight participations in the Italian round, rising as champion in two.
On the part of Ineos, Geraint Thomas arrives as the first sword after the absence of Richard Carapaz, winner last year, who was finally selected to contest the Tour de France.
Simon Yates, cyclist who was close to winning the Giro in 2018, and Jakob Fuglsang are also running, as are Rafal Majka and Steven Kruijswijk.