Taylor Phinney broadens expectations ahead of Giro

Taylor Phinney, Giro d'Italia 2012, stage 4 TTT

This time last year the Universe was imparting signs to Taylor Phinney.

The charismatic American spotted a pink Fiat 500 as he departed for the Giro d'Italia. The weather was good and he was allocated favourite race number 44 before the Herning prologue.

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