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Giro d'Italia 2023 Giro d'Italia, Stage 7: Capua - Gran Sasso d'Italia (Campo Imperatore), 218 km (Friday, May 12)

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Yeah, I just heared that Aleotti had symptoms and got tested because of it. That seems actually reasonable.
Came in with the gruppetto yesterday which was a clear sign he isn't healthy.
I don't think cycling is the only sport testing athletes for COVID, but it's one of the few where it's made public when a rider tests positive. And I'm pretty sure they only test whenever a rider's got symptoms.
 
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Really pathetic racing by teams like Movistar, Ag2r, DSM, Isreael etc. (you could name half of the peleton)

All those teams have no business doing everything else today other then go into the break. But they are backing Leknessund, Rubio, Paret-Peintre from the favourite group:tearsofjoy:

Don't know what they are smoking. New maglia rosa today (probably Remco).
 
Really pathetic racing by teams like Movistar, Ag2r, DSM, Isreael etc. (you could name half of the peleton)

All those teams have no business doing everything else today other then go into the break. But they are backing Leknessund, Rubio, Paret-Peintre from the favourite group:tearsofjoy:

Don't know what they are smoking. New maglia rosa today (probably Remco).
Or freaking Astana...
At least Rubio has a good kick in an uphill sprint, but still...
 
Riccitello isn't at his best, so can't be send into the breakaway. Clark went yesterday. Leknessund is in pink. Paret-Peintre sits 3rd on the general classification and wouldn't be allowed in the breakaway. Paul Lapeira already is out due to illness. Arguably AG2R could've send Prodhomme though.

Frankly the only question is why neither Dombrowski nor Battistella are in the breakaway.

Oh and Rubio could actually be a factor as a general classification rider. We don't know how weak or strong he is. Looked fine in Asturias. Got beaten by Fortunato though.