Other possible contenders included Michele Scarponi, Cadel Evans, Robert Gesink and Samuel Sánchez. Inspired designs on t-shirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. This classification is considered the most important of the Giro d'Italia, and the winner is considered the winner of the Giro. I’ve had good sensations in the last week. Race Info, Preview, Live Video, Results, Photos and Highlights. [12] Nibali called winning the Giro "a dream" and said it was unlikely he would compete in the Tour de France. This is the Giro d'Italia 2013 Live Dashboard featuring daily updates with stage … rider here. The T.V. Winners; Leaders overview; Date-Race. If there is, I don’t have it. If there was an edge to be had, it was on my TT bike. Per lui un piazzamento al settimo posto nel Tour 2013 come migliore in carriera, al Giro invece solo un dodicesimo nel 2016. [14], There was also a mountains classification, the leadership of which was marked by a blue jersey. It started in Naples and finished in Brescia. How will he win? [13] It was the best finish by Colombian rider since 1995. After claiming his first Pink Jersey at the Stage 8 TTT in Saltara, Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) continued to extend his lead and ultimately ran the table. I paced my effort quite well. The Passo di Gavia and Passo dello Stelvio are both on the menu, but organizers may be forced to reroute the stage due to snow. He became the fifth rider to win the points jersey at all three grand-tour races. Vincenzo Nibali is the current saving grace of Italian cycling. Get the latest race news, results, commentary, and tech, delivered daily to your inbox. The race’s 2010 champion logged the third fastest time, 23 seconds adrift. For his part, Urán was holding his own and protecting his third overall placing. It’s pure power-to-weight ratio. [15], Mountains classification (maglia azzurra), Young rider classification(maglia bianca), Team classification(classifica a squadre), List of teams and cyclists in the 2013 Giro d'Italia, points classification in the Tour de France, "Bardiani, Colombia and Fantini Vini secure Giro d'Italia wild card invitations", "UCI confirms 19 WorldTour teams for 2013", "Giro D'Italia 2013: The Main Contenders", "The Favorites: Wiggins, Nibali top list of Giro contenders in 2013", "Sky wins 2013 Giro d'Italia team time trial, puts Salvatore Puccio into pink", "Ecco il Giro d'Italia! He had two second places on stages during the race. The 2013 Giro d'Italia was the 96th edition of the Giro d'Italia, one of cycling's Grand Tours. He crossed the line, in pouring rain, with the stage win in hand and pumped his right fist in celebration. The participating teams were: *: Pro Continental teams given wild card entry to this event. "[12] "Nibali revealed he is a complete rider, handling the stresses and demands of racing both on and off the bike," wrote Hood. I had to change my time trial bike right at the bottom, because my gears were not working. “When you’re near winning, you want to be winning, and that’s where your hopes maybe rise above your capabilities, but overall, today wasn’t what I was looking for or even expecting,” said Evans. [14], Additionally, there was a points classification, awarding a red jersey. [13], Others with strong performance in the Giro d'Italia included Carlos Betancur, Mark Cavendish, Cadel Evans, and Rigoberto Urán. He leads second overall Cadel Evans (BMC Racing) by 4:02 and third overall Rigoberto Urán (Sky) by 4:12. In that year, he won the French classic GP Ouest–France at 21 years of age. Samuel Sánchez (Euskaltel-Euskadi) was second, at 58 seonds, and Damiano Caruso (Cannondale) was third, at 1:20. “It’s a completely different race [than a flat time trial],” he said. 2013 » 96th Giro d'Italia (WT) 2013 General classification. “Who knows even what race we’ll have tomorrow. The climbing TT started in the Mori Velodrome and quickly headed skyward, gaining a total of 1,018 vertical meters. Vincenzo Nibali seems to be in the shape of his life heading in to this Giro d’Italia and I expect him and Wiggins to take the first two places on the final podium. The Spaniard could dream of the stage, but not for long. Majka dropped off the pace on the upper reaches of the climb and logged the third fastest time at the finish, 27 seconds slower than Sánchez. Since 1965, the highest peak in the Giro d'Italia has been dubbed the Cima Coppi, in honor of Italy’s great race cyclist Fausto Coppi, who won the Giro five times. Give the gift of VeloNews. Urán pulled to within 10 seconds of the Australian on Thursday. [12] On the eighth stage, a time trial, Vincenzo Nibali took over the pink jersey (given to the overall leader). Guy Washburn Photography > www.guywashburn.com “This is an awful man, waving a book he hasn’t read, in front of a church he doesn’t attend, invoking laws he doesn’t understand, against fellow Americans he sees as enemies, wielding a military he … Evans rode through the intermediate time check well off Michele Scarponi’s (Lampre-Merida) new fastest time; it was clear the Aussie was not on a good ride. [15] Teams were given penalty points for minor technical infringements. “It wasn’t enough to beat the pink jersey, but he’s been the strongest "I wasn't even planning on racing this Giro until a few weeks before it started, so to be [third] isn't so bad," he said. For the general classification, calculated by adding each cyclist's finishing times on each stage, and allowing time bonuses for the first three finishers on mass-start stages, the leader received a pink jersey. These sprints awarded points to the points classification and bonus seconds in the general classification. [14] Cannondale were the only team to avoid being penalised altogether over the course of the race, and so won the Fair Play classification. Less than a minute later, Nibali pushed toward the line, looking down at his handlebars. The Giro d’Italia continues Friday with the 139km 19th stage from Ponte di Legno to Val Martello. In 2012, stages classified high-mountain did not award time bonuses. As a UCI World Tour race, the Giro was obliged to invite all teams in the UCI's top division—the ProTour teams—and these teams were obliged to take part. “When you’re halfway into the time trial, it’s not like I can find an extra minute,” said Evans. In the points classification, cyclists received points for finishing in the top 15 in a stage. By the final stages, all Nibali had to do was remain upright to claim victory. La 96 e édition du Tour d'Italie s'est déroulée du 4 au 26 mai 2013.Pour la première fois depuis 1963, le Giro s'élance de Naples [1].L’arrivée se tient à Brescia après 21 étapes. Unlike in the better known points classification in the Tour de France, the type of stage has no effect on what points were on offer â€“ each stage had the same points available on the same scale. “He was my reference point, so when I heard I was closing the gap to him it pushed me to go that bit harder,” said Nibali. Rigoberto Uran wins 10th stage of Giro d’Italia Italian Vincenzo Nibali takes third place to retain the overall leader’s pink jersey Tue, May 14, 2013, 16:50 Updated: Tue, May 14, 2013, 20:13 There’s not a lot of technique to it. The 2013 Giro d'Italia was the 96th edition of the Giro d'Italia, one of cycling's Grand Tours. 2012 Giro winner Ryder Hesjedal, Bradley Wiggins, winner of the 2012 Tour de France, and Vincenzo Nibali were among the favourites for overall victory. His second-place finish came despite his loss of 1:30 on stage seven when he waited for teammate Bradley Wiggins to catch up to him. Rigoberto Uran (Sky) @ 4min 43sec. Your 2013 Giro d'Italia winner, Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) in 84:53:28 “Today has been a day of many emotions. This was decided the same way as the general classification, but only riders born after 1 January 1988 were eligible. [14] Each mass-start stage had two intermediate sprints, the Traguardi Volante, or T.V. While Wiggins continues to fuel the fire surrounding Team Sky’s leadership at the Tour de France, Nibali has made the Giro d’Italia his absolute priority in 2013 and is unlikely to ride in July. “I’ve been looking for a stage victory in this Giro. To beat Nibali today was mission impossible.”. Each climb was categorized as either first, second, third, or fourth-category, with more points available for the higher-categorized climbs. Best young rider contender Rafal Majka (Saxo-Tinkoff) set the second fastest time at the time check halfway into the stage, but it was 2008 Olympic champion Samuel Sánchez (Euskaltel-Euskadi) blazing the quickest path up to Polsa. [7][8], In a revocation of a rule change in the 2012 race, all mass-start stages again awarded time bonuses to the first three riders, 20, 12, and 8 seconds respectively. His best results are 2x GC Giro d'Italia, 1st place in GC Tour de France and 2x Il Lombardia. The winner earned 25 points, second place earned 20 points, third 16, fourth 14, fifth 12, sixth 10, and one point fewer per place down to a single point for 15th. The rows in the following table correspond to the jerseys awarded after that stage was run. The rain began falling harder as the GC leaders climbed toward the finish. [13] Early departures by contenders Ryder Hesjedal and Bradley Wiggins took much of the drama out of the race. It’s like the final day of the Tour: along 200km of the stage, it was spectacular for the crowds along the road: it was inexplicable, incredible, and a great pleasure for me and all cycling.” Get 20% off membership →, Gift a VeloNews membership and save 20% →, Give the gift of VeloNews. On Saturday, May 25, Nibali won the penultimate stage of the race, virtually guaranteeing him the first place. This award was known by various names in previous years, and was previously time-based. “I have a significant advantage now and that will allow me to control the coming two stages in more tranquil fashion,” said Nibali. Other less well-known classifications, whose leaders did not receive a special jersey, were awarded during the Giro. sprints gave bonus seconds towards the general classification, points towards the regular points classification, and also points towards the T.V. “It’s not for lack of trying that I lose a minute or two minutes.”. THE VALKENBURG CYCLING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP IS GETTING CLOSER: REMEMBERING THE LAST ITALIAN … After a brief respite, the climb kicked up again, rising for almost 7km with an average gradient of seven percent and ramps as steep as 10 percent. The Colombian finished seven seconds adrift of Majka, forfeiting the white jersey ahead of the race’s final three stages. Down the road, Nibali was putting big time into Evans, extending his overall lead beyond two and then three minutes as the Aussie neared the finish. The shark as he is known, won 4 stages that year and with the help of Team Astana he was able to win his first of 2 Giro trophies. Damiano Caruso (Cannondale) registered a 45:49 to unseat Clement and take the lead just moments before Evans rolled down the start ramp as the penultimate starter. Join Active Pass to get VeloNews magazine, access to exclusive content, 1,000s of training plans & more. Having turned professional in 2005 with Fassa Bortolo, Nibali signed with Liquigas in 2006. Nibali doesnt have the strong teamWiggins has, although Astana always seem to punch above their weight a bit. The 2013 edition of the Giro d’Italia gets underway at the weekend. [5] The island of Ischia also hosted a stage for the first time in 54 years. In the Trofeo Fast Team classification, the times of the best three cyclists per team on each stage were added; the leading team was the team with the lowest total time; the Trofeo Super Team was a team points classification, with the top 20 placed riders on each stage earning points (20 for first place, 19 for second place and so on, down to a single point for 20th) for their team.[14]. Welcome to Cycling Weekly’s coverage of the 2013 Giro d’Italia, which starts in Naples on Saturday, May 4, and concludes three weeks later in Brescia on Sunday, May 26. Nibali was the last starter and logged the fastest time, a 44:29, in the 20.6-kilometer climbing test to win his first stage of the 96th Giro. It was getting wet and some of the corners were getting dangerous.”. In addition, points could be won in intermediate sprints. “I am content with the legs I had up the stage,” said Sánchez. After a flat opening kilometer, the road climbed at a steady six-percent gradient for 6km. [9], The 2013 Giro d'Italia featured cold and wet weather, leading Bicycling magazine to call it "one of the more grueling Grand Tours in recent memory. Urán sprinted over the line to log the fifth fastest time, 28 seconds slower than Sánchez, and defend his podium position against Scarponi, who would leave the stage 1:02 off the Colombian’s overall time. Weather-hit Giro. [14] It was won by Brazilian Rafael Andriato of the Vini Fantini–Selle Italia team. Stef Clement (Blanco) registered an early fast time, finishing in 46:05 to take the lead with the GC heavy hitters still to come. Dieser Pinnwand folgen 78685 Nutzer auf Pinterest. Vincenzo Nibali took the stage win he wanted to complement his maglia rosa on Thursday at the Giro d'Italia. In a break with the practice of recent years, defending Giro champion Ryder Hesjedal wore the pink jersey during the first stage. Best young rider Carlos Betancur (Ag2r La Mondiale) was chasing Majka, climbing out of the saddle, his bike lurching from left to right, over the final kilometer. I don’t even know, so it’s hard to have in mind what I’m going to do and how things are going to go right now,” he said. Do we have a race? “I’m happy with my performance,” said Sánchez. ... Leader after stage NIBALI Vincenzo . [15] Andriato also won the Premio della Fuga,[15] which rewarded riders who took part in a breakaway at the head of the field. [15] The Azzurri d'Italia classification was based on finishing order, but points were awarded only to the top three finishers in each stage. [12], In the 2013 Giro d'Italia, four different jerseys were awarded. Vincenzo Nibali wins Giro d'Italia 2013 / Vincenzo Nibali vince il Giro d'Italia 2013 #giro However, it wasn’t all fun and games for the rest of the field, with the red jersey still on the line. These awards were based on points earned throughout the three weeks of the tour. Evans stood on the pedals and pushed his way into the fence-lined final kilometer. [12] Urán won the tenth stage, and took second overall. classification. [14], There were also two classifications for teams. The Spaniard logged the day’s best time, in 45:27. [14], Other awards included the Combativity classification, which was a compilation of points gained for position on crossing intermediate sprints, mountain passes and stage finishes. Vincenzo Nibali of team Astana won the general classification. The Cima Coppi, the race's highest point of elevation, was worth still more points than the other first-category climbs. Giro d'Italia 2013: stage 10 - as it happened It's a mixed day for Team Sky as Rigoberto Uran takes the stage win, but Bradley Wiggins loses more time to Cadel Evans and Vincenzo Nibali John Ashdown Complete Final 2013 Giro d'Italia General Classification: 3,333.8 kilometers raced at an average speed of 39.27 km/hr. © 2020 Pocket Outdoor Media Inc. All Rights Reserved. Nibali was doing the opposite, however, and set a new standard at the halfway point. 27.05.2013 - Entdecke die Pinnwand „Vincenzo Nibali“ von BikeReview. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. High quality Nibali gifts and merchandise. Initially, the Cima Coppi was scheduled to be awarded at the top of the Passo dello Stelvio but, after the cancellation of the stage containing the climb, the Cima Coppi for the 2013 Giro d'Italia was the Tre Cime di Lavaredo, at 2,304 metres (7,559 ft). Date 05/04 - Race Stage 1 - Naples › Naples . [14], The fourth jersey represents the young rider classification, marked by a white jersey. Moments later, Nibali exploded out of the start house, resplendent in his pink skinsuit. Backstage, Sánchez shook his head. Winner. Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) won the stage 18 individual time trial at the Giro d’Italia on Thursday in Polsa. [3][4], On 30 September 2012 the complete route was announced in Milan. It started in Naples and finished in Brescia. "I won my Giro", he said. In the mountains classifications, points were won by reaching the top of a climb before other cyclists. Vincenzo Nibali (born 1984-11-14) is a professional road racing cyclist from Italy, currently riding for Trek - Segafredo. Vincenzo Nibali ‘The Shark from the Strait’ Best Grand Tour results: 1st, 2010 Vuelta a Espana, 2nd, 2011 Giro d’Italia, 3rd, 2012 Tour de France Best Giro Result: 2nd, 2011. [1] However, Team Katusha successfully appealed against its loss of ProTour status to the Court of Arbitration for Sport and the UCI decided against demoting any of the other teams;[2] meaning that 23 teams took part in the Giro, as happened under a special dispensation in 2011. ESPN's Andrew Hood described his performance as "three nearly perfect weeks of racing. Cool temperatures and rain blanketed the corsa rosa on Thursday. Leader after stage. Crono, sprint e cime storiche", "Giro d'Italia 2013 presentato a Milano Si parte a Napoli, l'arrivo a Brescia", "Ciclismo,tappa Gabicce-Saltara Giro 2013", "Giro d'Italia 2013: la tappa Cordenons â€“ Montasio", "Giro d'Italia classifications demystified", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=2013_Giro_d%27Italia&oldid=991370637, Short description is different from Wikidata, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 29 November 2020, at 18:21. Scarponi pushed to the finish in the saddle, but saw his hopes of a stage win close with 100 meters to go when the clock ticked over Sánchez’s mark. With Nibali only 100 meters behind him, the top times ticked by as Evans rode into the final 400 meters. Nibali extended his hold on the maglia rosa with three days of racing remaining. This Giro was also the first to feature two intermediate sprints per road stage, rather than only one. Evans logged the 24th fastest time, 1:38 down. For the first time since 2008, the first stages of the race (eight in total) took place in the south of Italy. Giro d'Italia 2013: Stage 19 cancelled because of heavy snow. Posts Tagged ‘Vincenzo Nibali’ ... Giro d'Italia, Vincenzo Nibali, eddy merckx, giro, 2013, tutte le salite del mondo, montagna, freddo, nibali, vini fantini, astana, jafferau, fuente, merckx, alpi. He also finished in second position overall of the 2.1 rated Settimana Internazionale di Coppi e Bartali, taking the win on the first stage. Photo: Graham Watson | www.grahamwatson.com. Riding in his first grand-tour event, 23-year-old Betancur finished fifth overall and won the best young rider's jersey. From the section Cycling Vincenzo Nibali produced a dominant display in the three-week Giro d'Italia to wrap up his first victory in the race. L'italiano Vincenzo Nibali, terzo a Vetriolo Terme davanti a Bradley Wiggins / Italian Vincenzo Nibali took third in Vetriolo Terme, crossing the finish line ahead of Bradley Wiggins. "[12][13] During the first week of the race it looked like it may be a close contest that came down to the final stages. Create a personalized feed and bookmark your favorites. In so doing, he became the oldest rider to reach the podium since 1928. Each rider in an escape of ten or fewer riders received one point for each kilometre that the group stayed clear. posted: 18/09/12 at 04:57 pm. Brand new 2013 Giro d'Italia pink jersey signed by the champion Vincenzo Nibali. The Story of the Giro d'Italia: A... $5.95. After three weeks of horrendous weather, stunning scenery and great racing, the 2013 Giro d'Italia has been won by Italy's Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) ahead of Rigoberto Uran (Sky) and Cadel Evans (BMC). Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) won the stage 18 individual time trial at the Giro d’Italia on Thursday in Polsa. [6], In 2013, the race paid tribute to the victims of the Vajont Dam disaster of 1963, but also to composer Giuseppe Verdi in stage 13 and to famous cyclist and triple Giro winner Gino Bartali in stage 9. Giro d'Italia 2013 Live Dashboard. At the beginning of the season, there were, as in recent years, 18 ProTour teams, and the race organisers issued four wildcard invitations to fill the usual quota of 22 teams for the event. Date 05/12 - Race Stage 9 - San Sepoicro › Firenze . Super multi-day race “Giro d’Italia 2013” started in Naples in early May and ended on May 26 in Brescia. Overview If you are unsure about the significance of the Giro d’Italia in the Pro cycling circuit, then be assured that it is categorically… In 2007, Nibali rode the Giro d'Italia for the first time and finished 19th overall. Vincenzo Nibali of team Astana won the general classification. [12] Cavendish won five stages â€“ all bunch sprints â€“ and the points jersey. Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) 84hr 53min 28sec. Il s'agit de la 15 e épreuve de l'UCI World Tour 2013.Grâce notamment à ses trois victoires d'étape, Vincenzo Nibali remporte le classement général.Il devance … The defending Tour champ has taken a different approach to his 2013 season, taking on the Giro and returning to the Tour for an undetermined role … Winners and leaders Menu. Get 20% off membership →, Giro d’Italia: Mountains loom large for Vincenzo Nibali and Jakob Fuglsang after ITT setbacks, Analysis: How the GC stars fared in the Giro d’Italia’s monster stage 18 over the Passo Stelvio, Nibali can smell blood in the water ahead of Giro d’Italia. The most recent Italian winner is Vincenzo Nibali, who won in 2013 and 2016 and is racing again this year. It’s only appropriate to take a look at the upcoming three week race, the first of 2013’s Grand Tours. I had to swap straight away and do the rest on my road bike.”. Second is far from guaranteed for Evans, however. Evans said that with winter weather threatening to force reroutes of stages 19 and 20, he couldn’t yet think about how to defend his runner-up position over the race’s two big mountain days to come. A stage win for TJ. “I’m unlikely to win [the overall], but since I came here for training for the Tour de France, second place isn’t so bad.”. The 2011 Tour de France champion was focused in the start house, his mouth closed, before he burst onto the track to try and erase his 1:26 gap to Nibali. “I didn’t enjoy that much. Last updated on 15 May 2013 15 May 2013. 2008 saw Nibali finish 10th in Liège–Basto… It’s a completely different dynamic. ... Italy's Vincenzo Nibali leads the race by four minutes and two seconds from Australia's Cadel Evans. [12] It was the first time an Italian won the race outright since 2010. Gift a VeloNews membership and save 20% → Stage 8 time trial winner Alex Dowsett (Movistar) has an engine built more for the flat chronos than the climbing tests and after an early bike change, he did not factor. Nibali was not far behind. Nearly the entire route of one of the longest races took place on the roads of Italy, but two stages crossed into … [14] It was likewise won, like the closely associated points classification, by Cavendish. Nibali doesn’t have Wiggins raw power in the individual time trials, but Astana do have a strong team for the TTT on stage 2. Second fastest Giro ever. [12] Evans was written off by many commentators following a poor 2012 season, but bounced back with a third-place finish at the Giro. [14] Points classification winner Mark Cavendish won this award. There was speculation before the race that some sections of the route may also be relevant for contenders of the world championships in Florence.