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The 2020 Giro d’Italia ran from Saturday, October 3 until Sunday, October 25.
The Giro d’Italia typically takes place in late May through to June, but was postponed this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Giro d’Italia is one of professional cycling’s three Grand Tour races, alongside the Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana.
The 2020 Giro d’Italia was won by Tao Geoghega Hart of Great Britain, with Australia’s Jai Hindley finishing second and Wilco Kelderman of the Netherlands finishing third.
The Giro d’Italia was first raced in 1909 and was established by Italian newspaper La Gazzetta dello Sport, and has been staged on 103 occasions. It is raced across 23 days with 21 stages interspersed with two rest days, and normally concludes in the northern Italian city of Milan – although 2018 saw a break with tradition as the tour ended in Rome, while 2019 saw it end in Verona.
Three riders – Alfredo Binda, Fausto Coppi and Eddie Merckx – have tasted success at the Giro d’Italia on a record five occasions. Other notable winners of Italy’s most prestigious cycling race include Miguel Indurain, Marco Pantani and Alberto Contador.
|1||Sat Oct 3||Monreale to Palermo||15km||Individual time trial|
|2||Sun Oct 4||Alcamo to Agrigento||150km||Flat|
|3||Mon Oct 5||Enna to Etna||150km||Mountain|
|4||Tue Oct 6||Catania to Villafranca Tirrena||140km||Flat|
|5||Wed Oct 7||Mileto to Camigliatello Silano||225km||Intermediate|
|6||Thu Oct 8||Castrovillari to Matera||188km||Flat|
|7||Fri Oct 9||Matera to Brindisi||143km||Flat|
|8||Sat Oct 10||Giovinazzo to Vieste||200km||Intermediate|
|9||Sun Oct 11||San Salvo to Roccaraso||207km||Intermediate|
|Mon Oct 12||Rest day|
|10||Tue Oct 13||Lanciano to Tortoreto||177km||Intermediate|
|11||Wed Oct 14||Porto Sant’Elpidio to Rimini||182km||Flat|
|12||Thu Oct 15||Cesenatico to Cesenatico||204km||Intermediate|
|13||Fri Oct 16||Cervia to Monselice||192km||Hilly|
|14||Sat Oct 17||Conegliano to Valdobbiadene||34.1km||Individual time trial|
|15||Sun Oct 18||Base Aerea Rivolto to Piancavallo||185km||Mountain|
|Mon Oct 19||Rest day|
|16||Tue Oct 20||Udine to San Daniele del Friuli||229km||Intermediate|
|17||Wed Oct 21||Bassano del Grappa to Madonna di Campiglio||203km||Mountain|
|18||Thu Oct 22||Pinzolo to Laghi di Cancano||207km||Mountain|
|19||Fri Oct 23||Morbegno to Asti||251km||Flat|
|20||Sat Oct 24||Alba to Sestriere||198km||Mountain|
|21||Sun Oct 25||Cernusco sul Naviglio to Milano||15.7km||Individual time trial|