Vinokourov hopes Giro d'Italia success will persuade Nibali to stay with Astana

Alexandre Vinokourov hugged Vincenzo Nibali (Astana) after he gained enough time in stage 20 to take the pink jersey from Esteban Chaves and set up overall victory at the Giro d'Italia. The Astana team is in its tenth season and was hoping to continue its run of Grand Tour success in 2016 after winning the Giro d'Italia, Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana in recent seasons.

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