2012 Giro d'Italia Photos - Pre-race press conference

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Michele Scarponi (Lampre) points to his name on his 2011 Giro d'Italia victory trophy.  Scarponi, who finished second to Alberto Contador on the road, was awarded victory when Contador was later stripped of his title due to testing positive in anti-doping controls.
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Scarponi also belatedly receives a maglia rosa, or pink jersey, for his 2011 Giro victory
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Roman Kreuziger (Astana) at the 2012 Giro d'Italia pre-race press conference in Herning, Denmark.  Kreuziger was 5th overall at the 2011 Giro.
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Frank Schleck (RadioShack-Nissan)
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Ivan Basso (Liquigas-Cannondale)
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Thor Hushovd (BMC Racing)
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John Gadret (AG2R La Mondiale), third overall at the 2011 Giro
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Frank Schleck speaks to the media
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Scarponi
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Scarponi
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Joaquin Rodriguez (Katusha Team), 4th overall at the 2011 Giro
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Schleck
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Kreuziger, Gadret, Scarponi, Basso, Schleck, Rodriguez, and Hushovd
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