Originally Posted by Altitude
I know De Gendt came third but it's hard for me to take that Giro seriously considering that freaking Ryder Hesjedal won it.
Ahead of some guy called Rodriguez who gave Contador a hell of a fight in the Vuelta.
The "weak field" argument that comes up on this forum incessantly is seriously tiresome. Some people need to twig that the list of top GC men is changing all the time and not every GT has a weak field FFS.