Pozzovivo under the spotlight as Giro d'Italia contender

In the absence of exceptional champions or personalities riding for general classification at this year's Giro d'Italia, the revelation thus far has been Domenico Pozzovivo. The 29-year-old Colnago-CSF Inox rider is currently contesting his sixth corsa rosa, but only now has he been the focus of such media attention and scrutiny despite previous encouraging overall results in 2007 (17th) and 2008 (9th). It's not too late for his compatriots to know the numerous interests he has besides cycling though.

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