It’s a mad, mad, race. Day 10 saw the competition divide – in the front in the tropical heat of an Italian summer were Chrigel MAurer and Benoit Outters, pounding it out on pavement. Behind, the chasing pack were in the high alpine cool of the Matterhorn.
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