Rodriguez: It’s time I netted a Grand Tour

Two years after he came within 16 seconds of capturing the Giro d'Italia, Joaquim Rodriguez (Katusha) is once again targeting cycling’s first Grand Tour of the season. And in the countdown to the Giro's kick-off in Belfast on Friday afternoon the 34-year-old Spanish veteran says he is determined not to let the Italian race escape his clutches this time, particularly after missing the bullseye so narrowly in 2012.

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