Giro d'Italia: Which GC riders lost time on stage 17 to Sega di Ala

SEGA DI ALA ITALY MAY 26 Simon Yates of United Kingdom and Team BikeExchange Egan Arley Bernal Gomez of Colombia and Team INEOS Grenadiers Pink Leader Jersey Daniel Felipe Martinez Poveda of Colombia and Team INEOS Grenadiers in breakaway during the 104th Giro dItalia 2021 Stage 17 a 193km stage from Canazei to Sega di Ala 1246m UCIworldtour girodiitalia Giro on May 26 2021 in Sega di Ala Italy Photo by Tim de WaeleGetty Images
Simon Yates (Team BikeExchange) and the Ineos duo of Egan Bernal and Dani Martínez on Sega di Ala (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

The steep slopes of the brand-new Sega di Ala welcomed the peloton on stage 17 of the Giro d'Italia as the general classification contenders took up arms once again in southern Trentino, east of Lake Garda.

After maglia rosa Egan Bernal (Ineos Grenadiers) proved the master of the Passo Giau, the Colombian showed his first signs of weakness all Giro after getting into trouble three kilometres from the top of the climb.

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General classification after stage 17
Pos.Rider Name (Country) TeamResultTime lost (-) /gained
1Egan Bernal Gomez (Col) Ineos Grenadiers 71:32:05Row 0 - Cell 3
2Damiano Caruso (Ita) Bahrain Victorious 0:02:210:00:03
3Simon Yates (GBr) Team BikeExchange 0:03:230:00:57
4Aleksandr Vlasov (Rus) Astana-Premier Tech 0:06:03-0:01:45
5Hugh Carthy (GBr) EF Education-Nippo 0:06:09-0:02:29
6Romain Bardet (Fra) Team DSM 0:06:31-0:01:29
7Daniel Martinez Poveda (Col) Ineos Grenadiers 0:07:170:00:00
8João Almeida (Por) Deceuninck-QuickStep 0:08:450:01:16
9Tobias Foss (Nor) Jumbo-Visma 0:09:18-0:00:58
10Giulio Ciccone (Ita) Trek-Segafredo 0:11:06-0:06:35

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Dani Ostanek
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Dani Ostanek is Senior News Writer at Cyclingnews, having joined in 2017 as a freelance contributor and later being hired full-time. Prior to joining the team, they had written for numerous major publications in the cycling world, including CyclingWeekly and Rouleur.


Dani has reported from the world's top races, including the Tour de France, World Championships, and the spring Classics. They have interviewed many of the sport's biggest stars, including Mathieu van der Poel, Remco Evenepoel, Demi Vollering, and Anna van der Breggen.


As well as original reporting, news and feature writing, and production work, Dani also oversees How to Watch guides and works on The Leadout newsletter throughout the season. Their favourite races are Strade Bianche and Paris-Roubaix and their favourite published article is from the 2024 edition of the latter: 'Unless I'm in an ambulance, I'm finishing this race' – Cyrus Monk, the last man home at Paris-Roubaix