After two years with no Brits, here are the three GB riders in the 2017 Giro d'Italia

British riders return to the start line of the Giro d'Italia for the first time since the 2014 edition

The start lists of the past two editions of the Giro d'Italia have been notable for their complete absence of any British riders. Given the number and talent of British riders currently in the WorldTour, this was something of a disappointment to GB fans.

It's back to business this year for the 100th edition, however, as Britain will have three riders lining up in Sardinia on Friday for the Grande Partenza – two of whom are going for the overall honours.

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