Ineos Grenadiers, UAE Crew Emirates, Jumbo-Visma lined up on the head of the peloton.
It is not 5:15 from the break again to the peloton now.
100km to go
The riders coming as much as the primary climb of the day, the Passo Campolongo (3.9km at 7%).
Gee and Pinot on the assault earlier.
4:30 to the breakaway.
Ineos Grenadiers again in cost on the entrance of the peloton.
In entrance of them Pinot shakes his head.
Healy and Pinot again within the peloton. Rohan Dennis is chatting and laughing with the Irishman.
Pinot is correct on him.
108km to go
Healy assaults once more because the peloton passes the feed zone!
Konrad was simply going off the entrance to seize a musette from his soigneur the feed zone.
A have a look at at this time’s breakaway.
Up entrance, Konrad is on the assault already.
4 minutes as much as the break after that. It appears like they will drop again to the peloton.
Pinot is with Healy now.
Rojas, Verona, and Bais are within the break! 15 males out entrance.
There is a break up within the peloton. The entrance – round 40 riders – has a niche on the remainder of the group.
Now the peloton is all lined out as Healy continues his assault.
In the meantime, Rojas, Verona and Bais are 20 seconds behind the break now.
Pinot is chasing with a teammate on the head of the peloton.
The Irishman could also be over 5 minutes down on the break however he is going for it right here. It is the final probability to win the blue jersey from Thibaut Pinot at this time.
112km to go
Ben Healy assaults!
The 2 Movistar males within the chase. 35 seconds now.
116km to go
The chasers closing to a minute down. 5:30 again to the peloton.
It is nonetheless uphill right here because the riders race in the direction of the Passo Campolongo.
Derek Gee is the one risk from the breakaway within the mountain classification. He is on 66 factors, 161 factors down on maglia azzurra Pinot.
There are 166 factors up for grabs at this time!
Ineos Grenadiers in cost on the head of the peloton now with UAE Crew Emirates and Jumbo-Visma lined up behind.
1:30 from the break to the chase group of Bais, Rojas, and Verona.
Stojnić takes 12 factors and is now some extent down on Toms Skujins and Thomas Champion within the intermediate dash classification.
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Stojnić beats Gee to the intermediate dash. The Canadian is now on 148 factors to Milan’s 215 within the race for the maglia ciclamino.
An actual slowdown within the peloton and the hole is rising and rising.
120km to go
Oldani and Hepburn are throughout now. 12 males up entrance.
Abruptly it is 3:30 again to the peloton.
Oldani and Hepburn are seven seconds down on the leaders.
Mattia Bais (Eolo-Kometa) can be among the many numerous riders chasing the lead group.
An enormous slowdown within the peloton right here as Buitrago will get throughout to the leaders. 10 in entrance now.
AG2R have 5 males left within the race following the abandons of Lapeira, Vendrame, and Cherel. Three of them are within the breakaway!
Movistar pair José Joaquín Rojas and Carlos Verona now making a transfer.
127km to go
It appears like a slowdown within the peloton. Ineos and Jumbo are on the entrance and the peloton is bunched up.
Santiago Buitrago (Bahrain Victorious), Stefano Oldani (Alpecin-Deceuninck), Michael Hepburn (Jayco-AlUla) among the many newest attackers from the peloton.
The main group is 22 seconds up the highway.
Thibault Guernalec (Arkéa-Samsic) now transferring away from the peloton.
25 seconds from the leaders to the peloton.
Konrad, Gabburo, Prodhomme, Pronskiy make it throughout to the leaders.
The riders are heading uphill now, round 15km to go till they hit the intermediate dash at Caprile.
And nonetheless extra strikes go off the entrance.
Nicolas Prodhomme (AG2R Citroën), Patrick Konrad (Bora-Hansgrohe), Davide Gabburo (Inexperienced Mission-Bardiani CSF-Faizanè), and Vadim Pronskiy (Astana Qazaqstan) now battling to come back throughout.
134km to go
Magnus Cort (EF Training-EasyPost) is throughout to the leaders!
One other tunnel now.
Extra assaults from Bora, Astana, Bardiani, AG2R.
139km to go
Gee, Baudin, Warbasse, Stojnić nonetheless out entrance.
Pinot and Healy transferring up within the peloton because the attacking continues.
Neo-pro Derek Gee has been one of many revelations of the Giro with three second locations to date together with two fourth locations. He is in second place within the factors classification and has gained the combativity prize twice!
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Derek Gee (Israel-Premier Tech) has made it throughout to the 2 leaders! Alex Baudin joins his AG2R teammate Warbasse out entrance, too.
A number of extra riders off the entrance after the tunnel.
The riders racing by a tunnel in the intervening time so no TV protection for a couple of minutes.
148km to go
Nonetheless no strikes clear.
Warbasse and Stojnič have accomplished very well to get away and maintain this hole with all of the assaults going behind.
Nonetheless nothing going on the entrance of the peloton. Jumbo-Visma closely concerned in latest assaults and now Michel Hessman tries.
KOM contenders Thibaut Pinot and Ben Healy additionally in the direction of the again. They have not been concerned in any strikes to date.
Maglia ciclamino Jonathan Milan on the rear of the peloton. No shock there as it isn’t a day for him.
155km to go
Warbasse and Stojnič nonetheless battling away off the entrance.
Movistar, Eolo, Bardiani, Cofidis, Israel, AG2R, Arkéa additionally with riders on the entrance making an attempt to maneuver.
The riders are about to start out the gradual uphill run in the direction of the primary climb of the day.
Astana and Jayco now making strikes on the head of the peloton.
Warbasse and Stojnić nonetheless off the entrance, 28 seconds up on the remainder.
161km to go
Nonetheless the strikes stream on the entrance. Inexperienced Mission-Bardiani CSF-Faizanè very lively.
Now Mark Cavendish (Astana Qazaqstan) is on the entrance making an attempt to make a transfer!
Rex caught now and extra riders push on on the entrance.
169km to go
Rex nonetheless battling at just some seconds up on the peloton.
45 seconds from the 2 leaders again to the peloton.
Laurens Rex (Intermarché-Circus-Wanty) going solo throughout to Warbasse and Stojnić.
175km to go
Larry Warbasse (AG2R Citroën) and Veljko Stojnić (Corratec-Selle Italia) out entrance with a small hole.
The peloton is strung out in a line on the again with the excessive tempo set early on.
179km to go
A small group off the entrance however nothing concrete but.
Assaults flying right away on the flattest roads of the day.
183km to go
Right here we go! The flag drops.
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Alan Riou (Arkéa-Samsic) stops for a rear wheel change. Extra delays…
We’re nonetheless ready for the beginning…
We’re nonetheless ready for the beginning of the stage. A slight delay within the impartial zone because the TV helicopters have been delayed in getting off the bottom.
We’ll get into the day’s climbs extra later however first the beginning of the stage is arising quick. Only a few minutes earlier than the flag drops and the battle for the break begins.
This is the place the riders are racing in the direction of – the well-known dolomitic rock peaks of Tre Cime di Lavaredo. The end line is at Rifugio Auronzo within the shadow of the very best components of the mountain.
The riders have rolled out to start out the impartial zone!
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Away from the GC battle and a possible breakaway combat for the stage win, the battle for the blue jersey.
166 factors are up for grabs at this time throughout two second-category climbs (Passo Campolongo, Passo Tre Croci), two first-category climbs (Passo Valparola, Passo Giau), and a HC summit end with the Cima Coppi at Tre Cime di Lavaredo.
4 males are nonetheless in with a shout of profitable the jersey – Thibaut Pinot on 227 factors, Ben Healy on 164, Davide Bais on 144, and Einer Rubio on 118.
Pinot is now seventh total at 4:43 down on Thomas at this time so may need a tough time getting within the breakaway once more. The remaining are additional again, so it’s going to be attention-grabbing to see who makes the break of the day.
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Thibaut Pinot is driving the previous couple of days of his last Giro d’Italia. After ending second on Crans-Montana he was second once more yesterday, although he did experience again into the blue jersey of the mountain classification lead.
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A look forward to at this time’s monster queen stage – can maglia rosa Geraint Thomas keep his consistency at this time and tomorrow earlier than the race finishes in Rome?
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A have a look at the GC after yesterday’s stage to Val di Zoldo…
Racing kicks off at 11:35 native time with a 8.2km experience by the impartial zone and the beginning correct quarter-hour later.
A have a look at the map and profile of at this time’s stage…
We’re simply over 40 minutes from the beginning of a giant day on the Giro and stage 19.
51 riders out of the race to date with 125 set to start out at this time, pending additional withdrawals.
Hugh Carthy gained’t have the ability to begin at this time’s stage of the Giro d’Italia. He has been fighting abdomen points for a number of days so he’ll return house to relaxation and recuperate. Nice effort, Hugh.Could 26, 2023
We kick off our stay report with some main information as Hugh Carthy (EF Training-EasyPost) is a DNS this morning. The British rider, who dropped from eleventh to 14th total on stage 18, has been affected by abdomen issues
Howdy and welcome to our stay protection of stage 19 of the Giro d’Italia!