The flat 167km stage from Reggio Emilia to Tortona, with only 100m of total elevation, seems destined for a bunch sprint finale.
Reggio Emilia (13.30 – Start): Variable, 23°C. Wind: moderate – 15km/h.
Tortona (17.15 – Finish): Variable, 22°C. Wind: moderate – 15km/h.
POINTS AND TIME BONUSES
During the stage, 13 seconds of time bonus are up for grabs in the individual overall classification by time and a maximum of 90 points are available for the points classification. No points will be awarded for the Maglia Azzurra (King of the Mountains classification leader).
1 – Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb)
2 – Nairo Quintana (Movistar Team) at 2’23”
3 – Bauke Mollema (Trek – Segafredo) at 2’38”
Maglia Rosa (pink), general classification leader, sponsored by Enel – Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb)
Maglia Ciclamino (cyclamen), sprinter classification leader, sponsored by Segafredo – Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors)
Maglia Azzurra (blue), King of the Mountains classification leader, sponsored by Banca Mediolanum – Omar Fraile (Team Dimension Data)
Maglia Bianca (white), young rider general classification leader, sponsored by Eurospin – Bob Jungels (Quick-Step Floors)
Stage 13 – Reggio Emilia – Tortona – 167km – total elevation 100m
The route is completely flat, and passes through the entire Po Valley.