Nibali aims to take Giro's pink jersey to high mountains

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Italian Vincenzo Nibali took the leader's jersey of the Giro d'Italia yesterday after a close fight with Team Sky in the team time trial. Now that the Sicilian has Italy's most prized jersey, he has no plan to let it go.

"My plan," said Nibali, "is to keep the pink jersey as long as possible."

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