Dumoulin’s grand tour stock skyrockets after Giro win: Movistar boss

FLORENCE, Italy (VN) — Tom Dumoulin’s status changed. The Dutchman of team Sunweb, winner of the Giro d’Italia on Sunday, is now a favorite for any grand tour, says team Movistar boss Eusebio Unzué.

Dumoulin rode consistently throughout the Italian grand tour and overhauled Movistar’s star Nairo Quintana in the stage 21 time trial to Milan. In a sizzling Piazza del Duomo, the 26-year-old received the spiral trophy. To Unzué, that signaled the arrival of a new era.

“He progressed hugely. Probably his body is developing and he’s maturing,” Unzué said. “He’ll now be a favorite in any grand tour.”

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