Relinquishing pink jersey eases pressure on Primož Roglič and Jumbo-Visma at Giro d'Italia

The Dutch team gave up the overall lead of the race on stage six after a breakaway made it to the finish

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Primož Roglič and Jumbo-Visma decided to give up the pink jersey lead on stage six in San Giovanni to ease the mounting pressure with more than two weeks left in the 2019 Giro d'Italia.

The Slovenian Giro favourite lost 7-14 minutes to Valerio Conti (UAE Team Emirates), the new race leader.

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