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Following a surprising result in the men’s Olympic Road Race, where team tactics, the lack of race radio’s and official technical difficulties all played a part in determining the medal placings, thoughts now turn to the Time Trial event at Hampton Court Palace.
With the undulating course and addition of the only unpaved section of road in this year’s Giro d’Italia, Stage 6 was made for the brave break away riders.
Stage 6 of the Giro d’Italia takes place tonight, and it’s an undulating course that looks to play into the hands of a breakaway. Join us as we cover all the action of the first of the Grand Tours. Wheels down at 7:40PM AEST.
The 2012 Giro d’Italia marks the beginning of the Grand Tour period. With key riders missing from certain team line-ups and a route as challenging as ever it will be a difficult three weeks for all concerned.
Robbie McEwen has confirmed to Het Nieuwsblad on Tuesday that the Amgen Tour of California will be his final race as a professional rider for GreenEDGE before moving onto a planned coaching role within the team.