Nairo Quintana: 'My legs were good, but Tom Dumoulin's the best rider in the Giro d'Italia'

Colombian admits it will be a difficult task to take pink off Dumoulin

Nairo Quintana attacks on stage 14 of the Giro d'Italia

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) tipped his hat to rival and Giro d'Italia leader Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb), saying that he is the "best rider in the Giro" after winning two stages and pushing his lead by 24 seconds on the stage to Oropa.

The Colombian began as the favourite to win this Giro d'Italia, but now finds himself nearly three minutes down on Dumoulin after the Dutchman won stage 14.

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