Dennis eyes overall success after taking the lead at Tirreno-Adriatico

Rohan Dennis was surprised to take the leader's jersey at Tirreno-Adriatico after a late crash delayed teammate Greg Van Avermaet, but the Australian is hoping the blue jersey stays in the BMC family even after Saturday's big mountain finish to Terminillo. Dennis said he is ready to target overall victory if designated team leader Tejay van Garderen is unable to follow the expected attacks from the big-name Grand Tour riders such as Nairo Quintana, Vincenzo Nibali and Tom Dumoulin.

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