'Not easy, but not impossible': After Tour of the Alps stage win, Pello Bilbao 'dreams' of Giro d'Italia leader's jersey

Bahrain-Victorious rider sprints to victory after teamworks brings the race back together

Pello Bilbao
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For much of Tuesday's Tour of the Alps stage, it looked like the breakaway was going to stay away until the finish.

Ten riders went clear on the first climb of the day, which began almost immediately from the stage start in San Martino di Castrozza; the group included big hitters like Pavel Sivakov, Miguel Ángel López, and Michael Storer. Storer and Sivakov, in fact, stayed away until under 10km to go, when they were swept up by the onrushing peloton in the final descent into Lana.

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