Giro d'Italia 2020 route analysis: Which type of rider does the 103rd edition suit most?

A well balanced route for the 2020 Giro could open the race up to a variety of GC riders

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At first glance, the 2020 Giro d’Italia should suit GC riders who favour time trials over those who are purer climbers.

When it was confirmed during Thursdays’s unveiling of the route for the 103rd Giro that the race will feature a total of three individual time trials, the same riders dismayed at last week’s Tour de France route announcement will have been delighted by the look of this.

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