Pink pink pink … it’s May and the Giro d’Italia has started on schedule. Phew! And need I say, the cycling fans were afroth with excitement – which means great tweets! Let us begin as we mean to go on … it’s GIRO TWEETS OF THE WEEK!
Fan-favourite Taco van der Hoorn brought tears of joy and boisterous cheers of “Taco! Taco! Taco!” to the cycling world, taking a magnificent victory after attacking solo from the breakaway remnants in the finale. The victory was van der Hoorn’s first-ever grand tour stage, and Intermarché-Wanty-Gobert Materiaux‘s premier victory this year in their WorldTour debut season. In the bunch sprint, Davide Cimolai (Israel Start-up Nation) stole second from Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe). Continue reading