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Giro d'Italia 2018 Stage 18: in the balance...

In the closing stages of a Grand Tour, the race plays out on a knife edge. One moment Simon Yates is serene, in pink, as he has been for a couple of weeks. 313 more words


Giro d'Italia 2018 Stage 16: Peroni at the ready

To say today’s TT had been looming over this year’s Giro would be an understatement.

From the moment Simon Yates bridged up to teammate Esteban Chaves… 618 more words


He prayeth best that loveth best

I’m not sure how I’ve not come across the music of Howard Skempton before but it took a flyer for a disk with a setting of… 415 more words

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Giro d'Italia 2018 Stage 15: a Zoncolan in the legs

Stage 15, and the peloton hit The Dolomites, each rider with a Zoncolan in their legs.

It’s the internationally recognised measure of tiredness in a pro cyclist – currently, Simon Yates appears to have a capacity for Zoncolans far greater than anyone else. 389 more words


Giro d'Italia 2018 Stage 14: a big day for the happy couple

May 19th 2018 had long promised to be a special occasion for the British. The drama, the pomp and ceremony, the breathless reverence of the commentary team. 352 more words


Giro d'Italia 2018 Stage 10: revenge of the priest stranglers

For Stage 10 of this year’s Giro the organisers pulled out all the stops.

Full culture. Maximum history.

They even threw some pasta in to the mix. 621 more words


Yates - "Pull Up On Me" ft. ZIGGY (Video)

Yates gets fellow San Jose rapper (a TooLejit favorite) ZIGGY to lay down the hook for “Pull Up On Me” which is the lead single off his upcoming album, … 38 more words