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YOU KNOW YOU’RE AN ITALIAN PRO WHEN

  • You are hanging onto a team car
  • Your wheels cost more than that team car
  • You only wear white shorts
  • Your sleeves are rolled up, your collar is rolled down
  • You have white shoes AND socks
  • You ride a bike that says CIPOLLINI on it
  • There is hi-viz somewhere in your vicinity at all times
  • You are the Italian National Champion

Pippo Pozzato will be right at home in 2012.

Originally posted at Gage & Desoto 

Processo a Processo alla Tappa: 5ᵃ Tappa

Allow me to begin by swooning over Alessandra de Stefano, so damn stylish with her red polka dot foulard and her deep side-parted hair. GURL, you have no idea how much I am heart-eyes over you. Traveling with a Grand Tour and presenting a daily show must be so exhausting, and yet Alessandra is always full of verve, giving us her best self. So it was endearing and downright cute when, for the first quarter of the show, she kept referring to “maglia rosa” mistakenly as “maglia gialla,” the yellow jersey.

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2015 Giro d'Italia: Stage 7 Results

2015 Giro d’Italia: Stage 7 Results

A day after dislocating his shoulder in a crash, Alberto Contador retained the overall lead in the 2015 Giro d’italia on Friday as Diego Ulissi sprinted to victory in the longest stage of the race.

Contador, who was injured in a fall on the final sprint of Thursday’s sixth stage, competed with lower pressure in his tires to ease any strain on his shoulder. The real test will come this weekend…

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