John Degenkolb 'back in the business of winning' after Giro stage success

John Degenkolb wins, Giro d'Italia 2013, stage five

John Degenkolb (Argos-Shimano) was the favourite to win today's Giro d'Italia stage to Matera, but the way he did it was surprising. After a crash with his lead-out Luka Mezgec in the last corner, he chased solo and topped Angel Vicioso (Katusha).

"More memorable? It's similar to my first victory in the WorldTour, in the Critérium du Dauphiné in Lyon. Same weather," Degenkolb said in a press conference. "Every victory is special, but it's another Grand Tour victory and it's really a big thing for our team."

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