Lloyd confident in Sastre ahead of Giro d'Italia's third week

Carlos Sastre attacks, Giro d'Italia 2010, stage 11

Cervélo TestTeam's Dan Lloyd is confident in team-mate Carlos Sastre ahead of the Giro d'Italia's final week.

"I know that Carlos is always best in the last week, this is the time for him to shine," Lloyd told Cycling Weekly. "I don't know how, but I expect something special in the last week."

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