Giro d’Italia: today a trap for the big names in Potenza. GUIDE / TV, route, altitude and favorites

Scalea, May 12, 2022 – The Giro d’Italia 2022 begins to come alive. After another sprint finish in Scalea, with the photo finish victory of Demare up Ewanthe pink race proposes stage 7 today, a very interesting hamlet from Diamante to Potenza with little plain and the Lucanian Apennines as protagonist. A potential trap for the men of the classification, perhaps even more insidious than the Dolomite stages. It will depend a lot on how the race develops. Let’s see the path

Giro d’Italia 2022: stages, route and altitudes

There today’s stage at the Giro d’Italia 2022 It measures 196 kilometers, is very demanding and has little plain. In fact flat road only along the sea in the first thirty kilometers, then it begins to climb. Third category of Passo Colla, then follows the first category of Monte Sirino, 24 kilometers at 4% and a maximum of 12%. There is no way to breathe. Descent then again up towards Viggiano and Monte Viggiano, they are 6 very hard kilometers at 9% and a maximum of 15%. At the top there will be 60 kilometers to go to the finish. This is followed by 17 kilometers of descent, then again uphill, first the dente di Calvello, then Gpm di Sellata, 7.8 kilometers at 6% with the summit 24 from the finish. In the final two more jumps in Potenza center, the first is the flying finish line 7 from the finish, the second leads instead to the finish with the last two kilometers in a slight climb.

Giro d & # 39; Italia 2022 stage 1

Difficult fraction to decipher. An escape with good climbers could start. It takes leg and stamina in a breathless stage. Between the favorites of stage 7 of the Giro d’Italia. could tempt Valerio AccountsWoet Poels, Emanuel Buchmann, Bauke Mollema, Rui Costa or Diego Ulysses. The men in the rankings will have to be careful, there are climbs that if faced at full speed could hurt. Also pay attention to team tactics on the Apennines, which have always been relevant and with the risk of bin escapes. To be evaluated Mathieu Van der Poel, the last kilometers of the race are for him but the previous climbs maybe not. The Dutchman immediately gave up on Etna, despite the pink jersey. A sign that he preferred to conserve precious energy to increase the spoils of the stages.

Where to see the Giro d’Italia on TV today? Departure of the stage at 11.40, Passo Colla at 13, Monte Sirino around 14.20, Monte Viggiano between 15.08 and 15.32, the Sellata between 16.25 and 17, expected arrival in Potenza between 16.55 and 17.33. Full direct on Eurosport 1, Sky channel 210, streaming on Discovery Plus, Eurosport Player and Dazn. Live unencrypted on Raisport Hd from 10.55 with Aspettando il Giro and Prima Diretta, passage on Rai Due from 2 pm. Streaming on Raiplay.

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