Pidcock takes control at under-23 Giro d'Italia

British cyclo-cross champion Tom Pidcock got his 2020 road season under way at the European Championships in late August
British cyclo-cross champion Tom Pidcock got his 2020 road season under way at the European Championships in late August (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Trinity Racing's Tom Pidcock took both the stage 4 victory and the overall lead at the 'Baby Giro' – the under-23 version of the Giro d'Italia – on Tuesday, and now holds a 58-second lead over Biesse Arvedi's Kevin Colleoni of Italy, with four stages of the eight-day race remaining.

According to Cycling Weekly, Pidcock left his breakaway companions behind on the final climb up to the finish in Bolca, crossing the line 22 seconds clear of Colleoni on the stage.

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