The mythical Mont Ventoux is the hardest climb in France. Tour favorites will ride for glory — and yellow — in stage 12.
The Spaniard abandoned the Tour during Sunday's stage 9 following crashes in early days of the race.
Alberto Contador was no doubt disappointed to leave the Tour de France. But really, he should set his sights on other goals.
When some teams are set to close their doors at the end of 2016, Giant - Alpecin's stay open for at least three years.
The American women dominated in Italy, claiming the top two steps on the podium while the men raced in France.
Tony Martin and Marcel Kittel are among a group of Germans who published a paper that calls for safer racing conditions.
The 37-year-old Spaniard has finished on several grand tour podiums and recorded three monument victories.
Thalita De Jong wins stage 9 of the Giro Rosa as Megan Guarnier claims the overall title
It's all going according to plan for Evelyn Stevens, who has nabbed three stage wins in the Giro Rosa with Rio around the corner
Bronzini bests Bastianelli and Confalonieri to take the eighth stage of the Giro Rosa, while Guarnier holds on in pink