Giro d'Italia 2020: Rider start times for the opening stage one time trial

The 15.1km course opens the 2020 Italian Grand Tour

Filippo Ganna (Photo by Justin Setterfield/Getty Images)

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The opening stage of the 2020 Giro d'Italia is a 15.1km time trial from Monreale to Palermo on the Mediterranean island of Sicily.

The course starts with a downhill before levelling off towards the finish, with world time trial champion Filippo Ganna (Ineos) hotly tipped to take the maglia rosa at his home Grand Tour and delight Italian fans.

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