Vincenzo Nibali all but wins the Giro d'Italia with dominant ride on stage 20

Vincenzo Nibali was the dominant force in the overall group for the second day running, putting himself into the pink leader's jersey with just the processional final stage left

Vincenzo Nibali in pink after stage 20 of the 2016 Giro d'Italia. Photo: Graham Watson

Rein Taaramäe (Katusha) won stage 20 of the Giro d'Italia, but the big news was back in the overall standings.

Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) attacked on the final big climb of the day, further distanced his rivals on the decent and held them off on the final shorter ascent to the finish line.

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Jack Elton-Walters hails from the Isle of Wight, and would be quick to tell anyone that it's his favourite place to ride. He has covered a varied range of topics for Cycling Weekly, producing articles focusing on tech, professional racing and cycling culture. He moved on to work for Cyclist Magazine in 2017 where he stayed for four years until going freelance. He now returns to Cycling Weekly from time-to-time to cover racing, review cycling gear and write longer features for print and online.