Giro in mourning after death before start

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The Giro d?Italia will hold a minute?s silence before Wednesday?s stage start in Turin to remember photographer's motorbike pilot Fabio Saccani.

Saccani was 69 years old and was working his 32nd Giro d?Italia, piloting Italian photographer Robert Bettini who?s images have often been published in Cycling Weekly.

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