Nibali and Scarponi ready for Giro d'Italia mountains showdown

The Giro d'Italia heads into the mountains on Friday for the start of a terrible triptych of stages in the Dolomites. Race leader Alberto Contador seems to have a tight, if not unbeatable grip on the maglia rosa but both Vincenzo Nibali and Michele Scarponi refuse to accept defeat so early in the race.

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