The Frenchman Thibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ) had a tough day in the 20th stage of the Giro. Where he for the ride even third was in the booth, he fell after the stage of 214 km out of the top ten. The 27-year-old cyclist finished in 45:32 of the winner. Then it was Pinot with uitdrogingsverschijnselen to the hospital disposed of.
“Pinot on Saturday night, examined in the hospital of Aoste,” reported his team via Twitter. “He is suffering from dehydration and fever. He is in good hands, and is assisted by ploegdokter Jacky Maillot.”
Sunday will be Pinot, now 16th in the state, no longer start in the final stage.