The 2011 Giro d’Italia kicks off today (Saturday, May 7) with an opening team time trial stage in Turin. 

First team off will be Belgian squad Omega Pharma-Lotto at 3.50pm local time. British-based Team Sky are ninth team off at 4.22pm local time.

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Giro d’Italia 2011: Team time trial start times
Times are local time, subtract an hour for UK time
1 Omega Pharma-Lotto 15.50hrs
2 Katusha 15.54hrs
3 Astana 15.58hrs
4 Androni Giocattoli – CIPI 16.02hrs
5 Colnago-CSF Inox 16.06hrs
6 Acqua & Sapone 16.10hrs
7 Euskaltel-Euskadi 16.14hrs
8 Rabobank 16.18hrs
9 Team Sky 16.22hrs
10 Geox-TMC 16.26hrs
11 Farnese Vini-Neri Sottoli 16.30hrs
12 Saxo Bank 16.34hrs
13 BMC 16.38hrs
14 HTC-Highroad 16.42hrs
15 Garmin-Cervelo 16.46hrs
16 Lampre-ISD 16.50hrs
17 Liquigas-Cannondale 16.54hrs
18 Leopard-Trek 16.58hrs
19 Ag2r La Mondiale 17.02hrs
20 Quick Step 17.06hrs
21 Vacansoleil-DCM 17.10hrs
22 Radioshack 17.14hrs
23 Movistar 17.18hrs

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