Dave Brailsford has said that he was pleased with spontaneity of Mikel Landa when he launched an unexpected attack at the Giro d'Italia.
Stage eight of the Giro d'Italia saw the race burst into life as Gorka Izagirre took a stunning breakaway victory while Mikel Landa went on the attack.
Movistar's Gorka Izagirre emerged victorious at the end of a breathless eighth stage of the Giro d'Italia, which also saw a surprise attack from Mikel Landa.
The GC contenders have promised action on Sunday's summit finish up the Blockhaus climb after the fireworks failed to go off on Mount Etna.
On paper, stage seven didn’t look like a classic stage. A long coastal ride for 224km would almost certainly culminate in a bunch sprint for the peloton, one the remaining…
Caleb Ewan, winner of the Giro d'Italia's seventh stage to Alberobello today, says that the dream step forward is racing in the Tour de France.
There wasn't that much going on to start with, but it ended well at the Giro d'Italia stage seven
Orica-Scott's Caleb Ewan won stage seven of the 2017 Giro d'Italia in a three-way photo finish ahead of Fernando Gaviria and Sam Bennett.
We ask around the WorldTour teams how much kit they carry with in case they take a coveted race jersey
American Cannondale-Drapac team haven't recorded a victory in cycling's highest level, the WorldTour since the Giro d'Italia in 2015
Catch up with the best of the action from stage six of the 2017 Giro d'Italia, the 217km stage from Reggio Calabria to Terme Luigiane with an uphill finish
Stage six of the 2017 Giro d'Italia saw the peloton take the long coastal road from Regio Calabria to Terme Luigiane, with the breakaway staying away.
Silvan Dillier rider took his first Grand Tour stage win as Bob Jungels retained the overall lead on stage seven of the Giro d'Italia
Huge roadside crowds and fans with selfie sticks are putting riders in danger at the Giro d'Italia, with riders calling on fans to stay out of the road.
Grand Tours are decided in the mountains, but GC men still have to get through dangerous sprint stages, a skill that Geraint Thomas finds easier than most.
After sprinting to third place on today's Giro d'Italia stage, Sam Bennett (Bora-Hansgrohe) explained how he pours over YouTube clips of past greats.
Catch up with the best action of the fifth stage of the Giro d'Italia 2017, which looked set to come down to a sprint finish in Messina.
Quick-Step don't put a foot wrong; Not yet, Luka; Ewan's luck; and more talking points from stage five of the 2017 Giro d'Italia
Bahrain-Merida rider forgets how to count as he celebrates the stage win a lap early on stage five of the Giro d'Italia, eventually won by Fernando Gaviria.
Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) won stage five of the Giro d'Italia to take his second stage win of the race, as team-mate Bob Jungels safely retained the pink jersey.
New footage has emerged of the spat between Diego Rosa and Javier Moreno, appearing to show the Team Sky rider punching his rival at the Giro d'Italia.
Race favourite Nairo Quintana (Movistar) has admitted that he is yet to hit top form at the Giro d'Italia after the race's first summit finish on Tuesday.
At some point or other we've all wondered how we'd fare on a summit finish and thanks to Strava, we can see how our numbers stack up.
Bora-Hansgrohe's Matteo Pelucchi bravely finished stage five of the Giro d'Italia on Mount Etna with his jersey in shred after crashing midway through day.
Guide to the major mountain passes that will play their part in shaping the 100th edition of the Giro d'Italia (May 5-28)