Tuesday, May 30, 2023

Giro d’Italia Degree 19: Buitrago Masters Mountains; Roglic and Thomas Inseparable


Santiago Buitrago of Bahrain delivered what the full leaders couldn’t muster within the very best mountains of the Giro d’Italia — an exhilarating and majestic victory within the race’s nineteenth level atop the Tre Cime di Lavaredo. Buitrago reeled in Derek Gee of Israel-Premier Tech after the Canadian’s heroic effort reached the overall slopes of the Queen Degree, a Dolomites ceremonial dinner of the very best order. However the Colombian had extra to provide on the top altitude, and flooring away to Gee’s wheel, then previous him, and by myself to the win.

In the back of the pair, and a couple of extra stragglers from the spoil (like Magnus Cort of EF, who took 3rd), the Race for Crimson hit a stalemate, as in a single day chief Geraint Thomas of INEOS and Primož Roglič of Jumbo shadowed every different all day lengthy, excluding within the ultimate 1500 meters when Roglič, having made the cutting edge option to journey a 1x drivetrain at the ultimate climb, sped previous Thomas for a temporary second of motion. Thomas regarded as much as the problem even though, and came over the Slovenian for a temporary hole within the ultimate 200 meters, just for Roglič to dig deep and opposite the space for an obvious 3 2d merit. 3rd-placed João Almeida of UAE dropped extra time within the ultimate stretch, most likely cementing his destiny at the podium’s lowest step. Heading into the following day’s mountain time trial, Roglič now trails via 26 seconds and the Giro must be determined 24 hours from nowadays’s finale.


Picture via ROBERTO BETTINI/AFP by way of Getty Photographs

For Buitrago, that is his 2d occupation Giro level win after ultimate 12 months’s level triumph within the Alps, and he has moved as much as twelfth position on common classification, elevating questions on whether or not we can see the 23-year-old make a major problem for the maglia rosa in years yet to come. Granted, successful out of the spoil isn’t the similar as successful towards the highest festival, however his mountaineering prowess is simple. Gee, in the meantime, could also be the revelation of the Giro because the 25-year-old Ottawan has proven super combat and talent in his first-ever grand excursion.


  1. BUITRAGO Santiago , Bahrain – Victorious, 5:28:07
  2. GEE Derek, Israel – Premier Tech, at 0:51
  3. CORT Magnus, EF Schooling-EasyPost, at 1:46
  4. ROGLIČ Primož, Jumbo-Visma, s.t.
  5. ALMEIDA João, UAE Staff Emirates, at 2:09
  6. CARUSO Damiano, Bahrain – Victorious, s.t.
  7. ARENSMAN Thymen, INEOS Grenadiers
  8. PINOT Thibaut, Groupama – FDJ, at 2:16
  9. RUBIO Einer Augusto, Movistar Staff, at 2:26


  1. THOMAS Geraint, INEOS Grenadiers, 81:55:47
  2. ROGLIČ Primož, Jumbo-Visma, at 0:26
  3. ALMEIDA João, UAE Staff Emirates, at 0:59
  4. CARUSO Damiano, Bahrain – Victorious, at 4:11
  5. DUNBAR Eddie, Staff Jayco AlUla, at 4:53
  6. PINOT Thibaut, Groupama – FDJ, at 5:10
  7. ARENSMAN Thymen, INEOS Grenadiers, at 5:13
  8. KÄMNA Lennard, BORA – hansgrohe, at 5:54
  9. LEKNESSUND Andreas, Staff DSM, at 6:08
  10. DE PLUS Laurens, INEOS Grenadiers, at 7:30

106th Giro d’Italia 2023 - Stage 19

Picture via Tim de Waele/Getty Photographs

Longarone – Tre Cime di Lavaredo 183 km

Friday, Dolomites, large quantities of mountaineering. Sure you guessed proper, welcome to the Queen Degree of the 2023 Giro d’Italia!

Anticipated end time: 16:50-17:35 CEST

Threepeaker of the Day : Primož Roglič

This in no way looks like a positive factor which is sensible at this level. All to play for.

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