If one rider stands out, it would be Richard Carapaz.
Nairo Quintana moved into the pink jersey after winning here in 2017, with only five riders finishing within a minute of the Colombian victor.
It should be more than enough to drop the heavier guys if the peloton wants.
For those of you who do not know what I am talking about, below you can see the stage that was presented six months ago.
With arguably the best team around him for the race, Carapaz is likely to start as the pre-race favorite.
The riders will start in the city, then head west along a wide counterclockwise loop that will bring them to a circuit in Monte di Procida, to be repeated 4 times.
A few seconds later Evenepoel and Martin crossed and two seconds behind them was a group including Almeida, Martinez, and.
McGann Publishing Bike Race Info.