Giro d’Italia 2022 : Stage 9 – Jai Hindley sprints to victory on Blockhaus

Although Stage 9 of the Giro d’Italia took until the final 30km or so to really take off, take off it did. The climb to the summit finish on the infernal Blockhaus saw much-touted GC names dropping off the back to the consternation of the commentators, the maglia rosa fighting with every fibre of his being to save pink for another day, and a surprise sprint to the finish line. The GC changed so much, only one rider kept his place from yesterday.

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VeloVoices Podcast 191: The one with the Jack Daniels Pulled Pork

There’s a full house round the VeloVoices table as Kathi, Midge, Luke, Issie and Euan get together to look at the recent racing and preview the first Grand Tour of the year.

  • Remco Remcoed, Midge picks over Liege-Bastogne-Liege
  • Throwback time at the Tour of the Alps with Romain Bardet winning and Thibaut Pinot not winning, then also winning
  • The beautiful Giro d’Italia is on the way, we pick out our riders to watch
  • Also on the Giro, Kathi gives you the definitive guide as to which days you should be working from home so as not to miss the big action

The cycling chat has to fit in around talk of grocery deliveries, office disruptions and hen parties*

*If you are listening outside the UK, Issie does provide a translation

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