Team Sky plot more surprise moves after Mikel Landa goes on the attack at the Giro d’Italia

Brailsford's praises the spontaneity of Landa's attack and calls for more of the same

Mikel Landa on stage six of the 2017 Giro d'Italia (Credit: Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Team Sky boss Dave Brailsford has said that he was pleased with spontaneity of Mikel Landa when the Spaniard launched an unexpected attack near the end of the eighth stage of the Giro d'Italia.

The 27-year-old attacked with 8.5km to go on the 189km stage, and although he was caught a few kilometres later, Brailsford was pleased with the move.

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