Giro 2021: Favourites

Egan Bernal 2021 - Giro 2021: Favouritesimage: Cor VosTao Geoghegan Hart, Arnaud Démare and Filippo Ganna were the big winners in last year’s Giro. The Briton won the overall classification, while the Frenchman and Italian both took four stages. What to expect in the 2021 Giro d’Italia? Egan Bernal, Hugh Carthy, and Simon Yates are eyeing the pink jersey.

Read about the major contenders to win the GC of the 2021 Giro d’Italia, and click on the links in below scheme to read our prognoses about individual stage wins.

Giro d’Italia 2021 – favourites per stages

date favourites km type
1 8-5 Giro d’Italia 2021 favourites stage 1 Ganna’s dash for pink 9 ITT
2 9-5 Giro d’Italia 2021 favourites stage 2 First fast finishers showdown 173 flat
3 10-5 Giro d’Italia 2021 favourites stage 3 Strong sprinters or late attackers 187 hills
4 11-5 Giro d’Italia 2021 favourites stage 4 Bike handling in intriguing finale 186 hills
5 12-5 Giro d’Italia 2021 favourites stage 5 Back to the fast men 171 flat
6 13-5 Giro d’Italia 2021 favourites stage 6 Breakaway day, or GC clash 150 mountains
7 14-5 flat
8 15-5 Giro d’Italia 2021 favourites stage 8 Attackers with climbing legs 173 mountains
9 16-5 160 mountains
10 17-5 140 flat
15-5 rest day
11 19-5 163 hills
12 20-5 209 hills
13 21-5 197 flat
14 22-5 205 mountains
15 23-5 145 hills
16 24-5 212 mountains
25-5 rest day
17 26-5 193 mountains
18 27-5 228 flat
19 28-5 178 mountains
20 29-5 164 mountains
21 30-5 29.4 ITT

Watch the highlights of recent races here:

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