Simon Yates does next year again at the Giro d’italia. The 26-year-old British rider of Mitchelton-Scott hopes that he is the missed opportunity of this year at the race, about five months can make.
“I look forward to next year to be back in the Giro,” says Yates Monday morning on the website of his Australian employer.
“It is a course which I have good memories keep, but also one which has a nasty taste in my mouth has left behind. So I want to go back to get the job done.”
Yates seemed to be last year’s Giro win, but he slumped in the by Chris Froome with force majeure won the nineteenth stage in the final by the ice and gave as its leading position in the general classification.
The inhabitant of the English Bury finally had the pink jersey to Froome, and ended itself on more than twenty minutes behind, just as 21st in the rankings.
Yates took revenge in the Vuelta a España
Yates took over at the end of the year revenge at the Vuelta a España for the first time in his career, one of the three grand tours to his name, to write.
The climber has with the upcoming Giro competition from Tom Dumoulin. The Dutch leader of Team Sunweb and the number two of this year, announced Sunday that he will travel to Italy.
It is still the question of whether Froome to the Giro. The British rider from Team Sky gave recently to know that he will want to completely focus on the Tour de France.
The 102nd edition of the Giro takes place from may 11 to June 2, 2019 and begins with an individual time trial with Bologna as the start and finish.