Giro d’Italia 2018 opens in Israel
THE Giro d’Italia will open next year’s event in Israel, marking the first time any leg of the sport’s Grand Tours will take place outside Europe.
More than 175 of the world’s best cyclists will arrive in Israel for the race, one of cycling’s top three stage races.
.It will be the biggest sporting event yet held in Israel and will be seen by hundreds of millions on television. – The Independent