'I race hard... If there's a chance to go on the attack, I don't think. That's the way I see cycling.'

Cannondale-Drapac say they were feeling the pressure to win a WorldTour race, but followed up one at the Tour of California with a second at the Giro d'Italia on stage 17

Pierre Rolland celebrates victory after stage 17 of the Giro d'Italia 2017

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Cannondale-Drapac says that the pressure was on with no WorldTour wins in two years, now they have two in one week after the Tour of California and the Giro d'Italia stage 17 under the Dolomite peaks by Pierre Rolland.

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