Giro 2020: Favourites

Jakob Fuglsang 2020 - Giro 2020: FavouritesRichard Carapaz will not return to Italy to defend his crown in edition 103 of the Giro d’Italia. Geraint Thomas is Ineos’ GC-contender to go head-to-head with last year’s runner-up Vincenzo Nibali, Simon Yates, Steven Kruijswijk and Jakob Fuglsang. Caleb Ewan, Michael Matthews and Peter Sagan are eyeing stage successes.

Read about the major contenders for the maglia rosa, or click on the links in underneath table for the favourites to win individual stages at the Giro d’Italia.

Giro d’ Italia 2020 favourites – per stage

date favourites km type
1 3-10 Giro 2020 favourites stage 1 First fight for pink 15 ITT
2 4-10 150 hills
3 5-10 mountains 150
4 6-10 hills 138
5 7-10
6 8-10
7 9-10
8 10-10
9 11-10
12-10 rest day
10 13-10
11 14-10
12 15-10
13 16-10 Giro 2020 favourites stage 13 Back to the fast men, or…? 190 flat
14 17-10 Giro 2020 favourites stage 14 Young guns versus old hand 33.7 ITT
15 18-10 Giro 2020 favourites stage 15 Battle for pink intensifies 183 mountains
19-10 rest day
16 20-10 Giro 2020 favourites stage 16 Attackers on trying circuit 226 hills
17 21-10 Giro 2020 favourites stage 17 Monster mountains for HC climbers 202 mountains
18 22-10 Giro 2020 favourites stage 18 Grueling journey over the Stelvio 209 mountains
19 23-10 Giro 2020 favourites stage 19 Last chance for fast finishers 251 flat
20 24-10 Giro 2020 favourites stage 20 Four brutal mountains in 100 km 200 mountains
21 25-10 Giro 2020 favourites stage 21 For pure ITT specialists 16.5 ITT

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