The 219km stage from Tirano to Canazei (Val di Fassa) is a long alpine stage with two big climbs immediately after the start, a lengthy descent through Val di Sole and then an extended climb back to the finish line in Canazei, Val di Fassa. It’s a long stage with a total elevation of 3,500m.
Tirano (11.22 – Start): Partly Cloudy, 21°C. Wind: weak – 5km/h.
Canazei (17.15 – Finish): Variable, 23°C. Wind: weak – 7km/h
POINTS AND TIME BONUSES
During the stage, 13 seconds of time bonus are up for grabs in the individual overall classification by time, a maximum of 45 points are available for the points classification, and 37 points for the King of the Mountains competition.
1 – Tom Dumoulin (Team Sunweb)
2 – Nairo Quintana (Movistar Team) at 31″
3 – Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain – Merida) at 1’12
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 – Mikel Landa Meana (Team Sky)
Maglia Bianca (white), young rider general classification leader, sponsored by Eurospin – Bob Jungels (Quick-Step Floors)
Stage 17 – Tirano-Canazei (Val di Fassa) 219km – total elevation 3,500m