Richie Porte emerged from the Giro d’Italia a star, and is in his best form of his life coming up to the UCI World Championships Elite Men’s Time Trial.
Reigning world champion Fabian Cancellara (SUI) says that Australia’s own Riche Porte (TAS) is a threat to his rainbow jersey.
In the steep 16th stage individual time trial, Cadel Evans finishes second while Richie Porte holds onto a podium position.
How did that happen? A massive shake up in the Giro puts Richie Porte (Saxobank) in Pink.
The Giro has takes their rest day on Tuesday with Tasmanian rider Richie Porte holding second overall in the GC with the same time as race leader Vinokourov while Matthew Goss is 10 seconds behind.
24 year old Richie Porte who took up cycling 3 years ago has signed to Saxo Bank.
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