Du­moulin chases down Giro glory

Toronto Star - - SPORTS/SCOREBOARD -

MI­LAN— Tom Du­moulin won the 100th Giro d’Italia in dra­matic fash­ion Sun­day, by suf­fi­ciently out­pac­ing his ri­vals dur­ing a fi­nal-stage in­di­vid­ual time trial. It’s the first Grand Tour vic­tory for Du­moulin, a Dutch­man with Team Sun­web, who fin­ished 31 sec­onds ahead of 2014 cham­pion Nairo Quin­tana of Colom­bia and 40 sec­onds ahead of last year’s win­ner, Vin­cenzo Nibali of Italy. Du­moulin en­tered the fi­nal stage in fourth po­si­tion. Toronto’s Michael Woods was 38th over­all.

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