Italian teams fear Fränk Schleck in Giro d'Italia

Fränk Schleck (RadioShack-Nissan) may not have started the Giro d'Italia at his own will, but after more than one week of racing the Luxembourger is widely seen as one of the big favourites for the overall win. On Saturday's stage to Rocca di Cambio, Schleck finished third, only three seconds behind Michele Scarponi (Lampre-ISD), and Italian team directors have started to admit their fear that he could have enough form after all to rival with their team leaders in search of the maglia rosa.

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