Who’s out of the Giro d’Italia after stage 10?
A quick look at who's abandoned the Giro d'Italia 2018 so far
Italian rider Andrea Guardini of the Bardiani-CSF team became the first rider to abandon the 2018 Giro d’Italia during the race.
The 28-year-old was forced to withdraw during the stage on Tuesday, May 8, after suffering from a fever, his team reported.
Guy Niv (Israel Cycling Academy) succumbed to illness on stage five, and withdrew during the stage. Rüdiger Selig (Bora-Hansgrohe) was a non-starter for stage six.
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Edoardo Zardini (Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia) crashed during stage six and fractured his collarbone, but his whole team helped him finish on Mount Etna. Sadly, he was then forced to withdraw from the race due to his injury. Wilier Triestina then also lost Jakub Mareczko during stage nine, after he abandoned.
Rafael Valls (Movistar) crashed during stage 10, and abandoned the race due to his injuries.
Although Guardini was the first rider to abandon during the race, one rider never made it to the start line for stage one in Israel: Kanstantsin Siutsou (Bahrain-Merida) crashed during a recon of the stage one time trial course in the morning before the race, and was unable to start after fracturing a vertebra.
With Siutsou absent, a total of 175 riders started the race.
The 2018 Giro d’Italia takes place over three weeks from May 4-27.
Rafael Valls (Movistar) – abandoned during stage due to crash
Jakub Mareczko (Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia) – abandoned during stage
Edoardo Zardini (Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia) – Did not start due to fractured collarbone
Rüdiger Selig (Bora-Hansgrohe) – did not start due to illness
Guy Niv (Israel Cycling Academy) – abandoned stage due to illness
Andrea Guardini (Bardiani-CSF) – abandoned stage due to illness
Kanstantsin Siutsou (Bahrain-Merida) – crashed during recon of time trial course and did not start the race
This article will be updated as the race progresses.