Giro Gallery: Stages 13-17

Sacha Modolo celebrates victory on stage 13 (ANSA/Luca Zennaro)

Sacha Modolo celebrates victory on stage 13 (ANSA/Luca Zennaro)

A late crash held up Alberto Contador, moving Fabio Aru into pink (Cor Vos)

A late crash held up Alberto Contador, moving Fabio Aru into pink (Cor Vos)


 

Richie Porte rode the time trial with an injured knee and struggled (Cor Vos)

Richie Porte rode the time trial with an injured knee and struggled (Cor Vos)

Fabio Aru lost the lead, 'enjoying' only one day in pink (Cor Vos)

Aru lost the lead, ‘enjoying’ only one day in pink (Cor Vos)

Alberto Contador took second (and the lead back) on a wet day in Veneto (ANSA/Daniel Dal Zennaro)

Contador took second (and the lead) on a wet day in Veneto (ANSA/Daniel Dal Zennaro)

Vasil Kiryienka tastes the local vini after his win (Cor Vos)

Vasil Kiryienka tastes the local vini after his win (Cor Vos)


 

An interesting perspective as Martijn Keizer rolls to the start (ANSA/Luca Zennaro)

An interesting perspective as Martijn Keizer rolls to the start (ANSA/Luca Zennaro)

Aru, Landa, Trofimov and Contador - the main men on stage 15 (ANSA/Claudio Peri)

Aru, Landa, Yuri Trofimov and Contador – the main men on stage 15 (ANSA/Claudio Peri)

Part of the gruppetto rolls in to the finish at Madonna di Campiglio (Cor Vos)

Part of the gruppetto rolls in to the finish at Madonna di Campiglio (Cor Vos)

Richie Porte withdrew from the race after losing 27 minutes to the leaders (Cor Vos)

Porte withdrew from the race after losing 27 minutes to the leaders (Cor Vos)


 

Fabio Aru tried a bold move on Mortirolo, one which ultimately failed (Cor Vos)

Fabio Aru tried a bold move on Mortirolo, one which ultimately failed (Cor Vos)

Steven Kruijwijk, Contador and Landa pass the Pantani monument on Mortirolo (Auletta/Pentaphoto)

Steven Kruijwijk, Contador and Landa pass the Pantani monument on Mortirolo (Auletta/Pentaphoto)

Landa became the first man to win back-to-back summit finishes since Emanuele Sella in 2008 (Cor Vos)

Landa became the first man to win back-to-back summit finishes since Emanuele Sella in 2008 (Cor Vos)


 

A scenic view during stage 17 (Cor Vos)

A scenic view during stage 17 (Cor Vos)

The peloton enter Switzerland on the road to Lugano (ANSA/Claudio Peri)

The peloton enter Switzerland on the road to Lugano (ANSA/Claudio Peri)

The race to the line (Cor Vos)

The race to the line (Cor Vos)

Sacha Modolo celebrates his second stage win of the Giro (Cor Vos)

Sacha Modolo celebrates his second stage win of the Giro (Cor Vos)

 

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