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Newsflash - Richard Carapaz wins the Giro d’Italia for Movistar Team

Movistar Team’s Richard Carapaz sealed victory in the 102nd Giro in Verona today to become the first Ecuadorian to win a Grand Tour. Carapaz has raced flawlessly over the three week race, winning a stage in the first week, followed up by a second that propelled him into the maglia rosa on stage 14, with additional time gained on his rivals thanks to some intelligent racing.

Ably stewarded by the rest of Movistar Team’s riders throughout, Carapaz’s win is the fourth in the long and illustrious history of the Abarca Sports outfit, who are celebrating 40 years of racing at the top level of cycling in 2019.

Look out for a full report in tomorrow’s edition of Renegade Racers, our weekly racing round-up.