Giro d'Italia: Quotes from the finish line of stage 9

Paolo Tiralongo (Astana) won stage 9 of the Giro d'Italia having attacked from the day's early break on the final climb but once again all eyes were on the GC contenders with Fabio Aru, Alberto Contador and Richie Porte going head-to-head a day before the rest day. There may not have a been a summit finish but the three race favourites still managed to distance last year's runner-up Rigoberto Uran before the finish.

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