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‘You can’t take anything for granted’ – Ganna takes aim at first pink jersey of Giro d’Italia

Filippo Ganna (Ineos Grenadiers) is the favourite to win the opening time trial at the Giro d

The problem with dominance in any sphere is that the extraordinary eventually comes to be seen as routine. By now, Filippo Ganna knows the drill and he’s reluctantly made his peace with it.

Victory in the opening time trial of the Giro d’Italia in Ortona on Saturday will be greeted as something of an inevitability given his 5-0 record against the watch from his first two outings in the Corsa Rosa. Defeat, on the other hand, will lead to extensive inquests and the dusting down of old debates over whether Italian cycling’s new leading man is spreading himself too thinly across disciplines.

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