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The Cyclingnews Podcast: Analysis of the Giro d'Italia route for 2016

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Yes! Alberto Contador celebrates another day in pink in his adopted home town of Lugano

Yes! Alberto Contador celebrates another day in pink in his adopted home town of Lugano
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The 2016 Giro d'Italia route persentation

The 2016 Giro d'Italia route persentation
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Valverde, Nibali, Basso, Contador and Sagan at the 2016 Giro d'Italia route persentation

Valverde, Nibali, Basso, Contador and Sagan at the 2016 Giro d'Italia route persentation
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Brian Cookson at the 2016 Giro d'Italia route persentation

Brian Cookson at the 2016 Giro d'Italia route persentation
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Marcel Kittel and Peter Sagan

Marcel Kittel and Peter Sagan
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Alberto Contador, Marcel Kittel, Ivan Basso and Tom Dumoulin all appear in this week's edition of the Cyclingnews podcast.

The team look back at Monday’s Giro d'Italia route presentation and analyse where the race will could be won and lost. There’s also a debate over sprint trains for next season, while Kittel explains why he's looking forward to a new challenge in 2016 at Etixx QuickStep. We also talk to Basso on his decision to retire from professional cycling.

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