Nibali heads Italian assault in World Champs road race

Vincenzo Nibali, World Champs 2012

Italian Vincenzo Nibali is planning his tactics ahead of the World Championship road race on Sunday in Valkenburg, The Netherlands. Lead or follow? Early or Later? Solo or small group?

"I can try different things in this race, which means going two laps to go or one lap to go," he told Cycling Weekly. "It's important to not arrive to the finish with the best."

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