Giro 2015: Favourites
The 2015 Giro d’Italia started May 9th and from day one the race was nothing short of mesmerizing, bringing day in day out unexpected scenario’s. But in the end the best rider of his generation, Alberto Contador, went home wearing pink. (Slideshow route/profile)
Here you’ll read about the favourites for winning the overall. Click links in underneath scheme to find out about major contenders per stage in the 2015 Giro d’Italia. Obviously, all these articles were written before the start of the race(s).
Favourites 2015 Giro – per stage:
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More articlesGiro 2015: Stage 6 Favourites - Sprinters to survive hilly sectionGiro 2015: Stage 7 Favourites - Escapees and/or puncheursGiro 2015: Stage 8 Favourites - GC men on the attack?Giro 2015: Stage 9 Favourites - For the hilly specialistsGiro 2015: Stage 10 Favourites - Flat ride, fast menGiro 2015: Stage 11 Favourites - Classic specialists or fast menGiro 2015: Stage 12 Favourites - Gilbert, Gerrans, and other hilly specialistsGiro 2015: Stage 13 Favourites - Fast men (again)Giro 2015: Stage 14 Favourites - Chances for UranGiro 2015: Stage 15 Favourites - Final week to open with Contador win?Giro 2015: Stage 16 Favourites - Escapees or GC menGiro 2015: Stage 17 Favourites - A sprinter's Alpine dreamGiro 2015: Stage 18 Favourites - Adventurous climbers and bold descendersGiro 2015: Stage 19 Favourites - Strong diesels for long breakGiro 2015: Stage 20 Favourites - Who's boss?Giro 2015: Stage 21 Favourites - Final sprint in MilanoGiro 2015: Favourites and GC contenders