Tom Dumoulin: The Giro isn't over... I have to fight all the way to Milan

The Dutchman vows to fight on after a disappointing day in the high mountains on stage 16 of the Giro d'Italia

Tom Dumoulin climbs on stage 16 of the Giro d'Italia (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Giro d'Italia leader Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) says that he "hopes to recover" from his diarrhoea problem on Tuesday in Bormio that cost him 2-18 minutes and that "the Giro is not over."

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Gregor Brown

Gregor Brown is an experienced cycling journalist, based in Florence, Italy. He has covered races all over the world for over a decade - following the Giro, Tour de France, and every major race since 2006. His love of cycling began with freestyle and BMX, before the 1998 Tour de France led him to a deep appreciation of the road racing season.