Nairo Quintana admits that he's still searching for top form at Giro d'Italia

Movistar leader praises his team-mates for closing attacks

Nairo Quintana on stage four of the 2017 Giro d'Italia (Credit: Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Race favourite Nairo Quintana (Movistar) has admitted that he is yet to hit top form at the Giro d'Italia after the race's first summit finish on Tuesday.

The Colombian climber said that he was still short of the levels of form of his rivals on the climb to Mount Etna, but said he hoped to have better legs come the second summit finish on Sunday.

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