Izagirre claims Basque breakaway victory at Giro

Jon Izagirre wins, Giro d'Italia 2012, stage 16

Giro d'Italia 2012, stage 16 photo gallery by Graham Watson>>

Jon Izagirre (Euskaltel-Euskadi) beat his breakaway companions to win the 16th stage of the 2012 Giro d'Italia between Limone sul Garda and the mountain town of Falzes.

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