2020 Giro Rosa: The Contenders

UDINE, ITALY - JULY 14: Podium / Anna Van Der Breggen of The Netherlanda and Boels Dolmans Cycling Team / Annemiek Van Vleuten of The Netherlands and Team Mitchelton Scott Pink Leader Jersey / Amanda Spratt of Australia and Team Mitchelton Scott / Celebration / Miss / Hostess / during the 30th Tour of Italy 2019 - Women, Stage 10 a 120km stage from San Vito al Tagliamento to Udine 138m / Giro Rosa / #GiroRosa / @GiroRosaIccrea / on July 14, 2019 in Udine, Italy. (Photo by Luc Claessen/Getty Images)
The podium at the 2019 Giro Rosa (L-R): Anna van der Breggen, Annemiek van Vleuten, Amanda Spratt (Image credit: Getty Images)

The Giro Rosa, as the only women’s Grand Tour, is always fiercely contested, but this year the stakes seem even higher. The opportunities to race have been so few that riders in the talent-packed field are hungrier than ever for a noteworthy result.

We’ve given you the overview of what to expect in our race preview so now let’s take a closer look at the key riders to watch out for in this nine-stage edition of the Giro Rosa, starting on September 11. 

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