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GIRO’18 Stage 14: Zoncolan Photo Gallery!
PeloPics: Sky's Chris Froome came alive on the iconic climb of Monte Zoncolan on Saturday's Giro d'Italia stage 14 and threw down the gauntlet to the other GC hopefuls. The pink jersey of Simon Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) held the Kenyan born rider at 6 seconds and overall second placed Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) crossed the line 37 second off the winner's time to keep his chances alive.

Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - Christopher Froome (GBR - Team Sky)  pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Chris Froome made his move through the fans

The star of the day was the climb its self. The estimated 100,000 'Tifosi' brought the excitement and color of the day to the Zoncolan. Cor Vos had his team of photographers on the road of the “la Porta dell’Inferno” with its average gradient of 12% and ramps of 20%. Here is the pick of the best shots of the day.

See the full PEZ Giro d'Italia Stage 14 Race Report HERE.


Monte Zoncolan


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - illustration - scenery - carte postal scenic shot - postcard sfeerfoto - sfeer - illustratie  pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo DB/LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
A peaceful start in San Vito al Tagliamento


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - Simon Yates (GBR - Mitchelton - Scott) - Elia Viviani (ITA - QuickStep - Floors)   pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
The pink and the ciclamino jerseys - Simon Yates and Elia Viviani


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - illustration - scenery - carte postal scenic shot - postcard sfeerfoto - sfeer - illustratie  pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo DB/LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
The retro Italian bike brigade


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - illustration - scenery - carte postal scenic shot - postcard sfeerfoto - sfeer - illustratie  pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Before the storm of the Zoncolan


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - illustration - scenery - carte postal scenic shot - postcard sfeerfoto - sfeer - illustratie pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
The peloton took it easy... at first


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport -  illustration - scenery - carte postal scenic shot - postcard sfeerfoto - sfeer - illustratie pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
This way to hell


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - illustration - scenery - carte postal scenic shot - postcard sfeerfoto - sfeer - illustratie  pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Zoncolan: Spiritual Asceticism


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - Wouter - Wout POELS (Netherlands / Team Sky) - Christopher Froome (GBR - Team Sky) - Simon Yates (GBR - Mitchelton - Scott)  pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Wout Poels buried himself for Froome


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport -  Christopher - Chris FROOME (GBR / Team Sky) - Wout Poel and an alligator  pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo TdW/GI/LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Those damn dinosaurs!


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport -  illustration - scenery - carte postal scenic shot - postcard sfeerfoto - sfeer - illustratie pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo DB/B/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Cycling isn't dead


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - Michael Woods (CAN - EF Education First - Drapac)   pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Canada's Michael Woods


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport -  illustration - scenery - carte postal scenic shot - postcard sfeerfoto - sfeer - illustratie pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
The low cloud wasn't going to ruin the day


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport -   Simon Yates (GBR - Mitchelton - Scott) pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Simon Yates held Froome to 6 seconds and put time into Dumoulin - Is 1:24 enough?


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - illustration - scenery - carte postal scenic shot - postcard sfeerfoto - sfeer - illustratie Christopher Froome (GBR - Team Sky) - Simon Yates (GBR - Mitchelton - Scott)   pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo photo DB/LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
It was close, but Yates just couldn't pull Froome back


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport -  Simon YATES (GBR / Team Mitchelton - Scott) - Christopher - Chris FROOME (GBR / Team Sky) at the end of the tunnel  pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo TdW/GI/LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
It was so close


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - mechanic mekanieker mecanicien on motorbike  pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Mechanics on motos


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport -  Kristian Sbaragli (ITA - Israel Cycling Academy) pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo DB/LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Many riders got pushes on the steep sections


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport -  Christopher Froome (GBR - Team Sky) pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Froome must be feeling better about the Giro d'Italia


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport -  Christopher Froome (GBR - Team Sky) pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo photo DB/LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
That is some crowd


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport -  Christopher Froome (GBR - Team Sky) pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo IB/LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
The Zoncolan win for Froome - What next?


Monte Zoncolan  - Italië - wielrennen - cycling - cyclisme - radsport - Tom Dumoulin (NED - Team Sunweb)  pictured during the 101st Giro d’Italia 2018 - stage 14 from San Vito al Tagliamento to Monte Zoncolan (186 KM) - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2018
Tom Dumoulin might just have saved his chance of a Giro two in a row

Keep it PEZ for everything Giro d'Italia.

Giro d'Italia Stage 14 Result:
1. Chris Froome (GB) Sky in 5:25:31
2. Simon Yates (GB) Mitchelton-Scott at 0:06
3. Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) Bahrain-Merida at 0:23
4. Miguel Angel Lopez (Col) Astana at 0:25
5. Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Sunweb at 0:37
6. Thibaut Pinot (Fra) Groupama-FDJ at 0:42
7. Wout Poels (Ned) Sky at 1:07
8. Sébastien Reichenbach (Swi) Groupama-FDJ at 1:19
9. Pello Bilbao (Spa) Astana at 1:35
10. Michael Woods (Can) EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale at 1:43.

Giro d'Italia Overall After Stage 14:
1. Simon Yates (GB) Mitchelton-Scott in 61:19:51
2. Tom Dumoulin (Ned) Sunweb at 1:24
3. Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) Bahrain-Merida at 1:37
4. Thibaut Pinot (Fra) Groupama-FDJ at 1:46
5. Chris Froome (GB) Sky at 3:10
6. Miguel Angel Lopez (Col) Astana at 3:42
7. Richard Carapaz (Ecu) Movistar at 3:56
8. George Bennett (NZ) LottoNL-Jumbo at 4:04
9. Pello Bilbao (Spa) Astana at 4:29
10. Patrick Konrad (Aut) Bora-Hansgrohe at 4:43.

 


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