López and Trek-Segafredo determined to keep maglia rosa dreams alive at Giro d'Italia

Overall leader Team Treks Spanish rider Juan Pedro Lopez rides during the 7th stage of the Giro dItalia 2022 cycling race 196 kilometers between Diamante and Potenza southwestern Italy Photo by Luca Bettini AFP Photo by LUCA BETTINIAFP via Getty Images
Juan Pedro López has spent nine days in the maglia rosa for Trek-Segafredo (Image credit: Getty Images)

Juan Pedro López kept the maglia rosa for another day at the Giro d’Italia but as the high Alps appear on the horizon, the talented young Spaniard and his Trek-Segafredo team are aware their spell in pink could soon be over.

Yet both promised to fight to the very end, hoping to defend a good overall result for the Spanish rider and target stage victories in the final week of the Giro d'Italia.

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Stephen Farrand
Head of News

Stephen is the most experienced member of the Cyclingnews team, having reported on professional cycling since 1994. He has been Head of News at Cyclingnews since 2022, before which he held the position of European editor since 2012 and previously worked for Reuters, Shift Active Media, and CyclingWeekly, among other publications.