Bradley Wiggins battles on with illness in Giro d'Italia

Bradley Wiggins after stage 12 of the 2013 Giro d'Italia

Bradley Wiggins lost more time in the Giro d'Italia on a rain-soaked stage on Thursday to Treviso. As the rain fell on the riders, it washed away all hope of Wiggins winning the Giro as the British rider's illness worsens.

"Brad, he's sick," said Sky team principal David Brailsford immediately after the stage finish.

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