Nibali's Giro fight with Contador may reach the courtroom

Vincenzo Nibali attacks, Milan-San Remo 2011

Vincenzo Nibali is the number one home favourite for the start of the Giro d'Italia tomorrow (Saturday, May 7) in Turin. The Sicilian, however, must take on cycling's top Grand Tour rider, Spaniard Alberto Contador, to win the title.

"He's always shown to have a great ability to deal with his rivals, we saw that last year at the Tour de France. It's the same here at the Giro. His team is built around him and he's much more prepared than when he won the Giro in 2008," said Nibali today in a press conference.

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