Bahrain Merida Pro Cycling Team | Nibali climbs the ranking and is now second in the GC
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Nibali climbs the ranking and is now second in the GC

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Asiago, May 27th – With his third place at the end of the 20th stage (Pordenone-Asiago, 190 km), Vincenzo Nibali gains a ranking position and he is now second with a 39” gap from the race leader the Colombian Nairo Quintana.

“It was a complicated stage – comments Vincenzo Nibali – very tactical, all of us had little bright days and there was great balance. The pink jersey? Let’s see, tomorrow’s will definitely be a tough day. “

“We did a good race – explains sports director Gorazd Štangelj – and we managed to earn a few seconds in GC. Tomorrow can happen everything, Vincenzo is in a good shape and certainly will do a good time trial”.

The Giro d’Italia 2017 will finish tomorrow with a 29 km ITT. The start is set on the home straight of the Autodromo Nazionale Monza. After completing one lap of the circuit, the stage will take the road to Milan. The last km will go through the city center ending in Piazza Duomo.

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