CW Exclusive: Wiggins eyes top 20 finish in Giro d'Italia

Bradley Wiggins Giro 2009 stage 5

There were some incredible performances during Wednesday's short but extremely tough Giro d'Italia stage five to Alpe di Siusi, but Bradley Wiggins? ride was one of the ones that stood out.

Wiggins dug deep all the way up the 24.9km climb. Prior to the stage, he had told Cycling Weekly that he was climbing well, but his performance proved he really does have the potential to be a contender in shorter stage races.

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