Five things to look out for in week two of the Giro d'Italia 2021

A crucial week in the fight for pink sees the riders tackle gravel and the high mountains for the first time

Egan Bernal at the 2021 Strade Bianche
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Can the young stars of the first week continue to challenge for GC?

Remco Evenepoel on stage eight of the 2021 Giro d'Italia

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Stephen Puddicombe is a freelance journalist for Cycling Weekly, who regularly contributes to our World Tour racing coverage with race reports, news stories, interviews and features. Outside of cycling, he also enjoys writing about film and TV - but you won't find much of that content embedded into his CW articles.