André Greipel: 'It's a childhood dream to wear the Giro d'Italia maglia rosa'

German crowns seventh Giro d'Italia stage win with his first pink jersey

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

André Greipel (Lotto-Soudal) says a dream has been fulfilled by wearing the Giro d'Italia's pink jersey of overall classification leader. The German earned the prestigious top today after winning the sprint in Tortolì, along Sardinia's eastern coast.

Thank you for reading 20 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1