Fabio Aru confirms that he will race in the 2018 Giro d'Italia

Italian national champion Fabio Aru says that he has made the 'important decision' to ride in the 2018 Giro d'Italia in May

Fabio Aru on stage 13 of the 2015 Tour of Italy

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Fabio Aru has finally confirmed that he will race in the 2018 Giro d'Italia in May, saying that the decision was made 'with conviction'.

The 27-year-old Italian national road race champion had been mooted late last year to ride the Giro, leading UAE Team Emirates in the three-week Grand Tour.

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