Arroyo Duran keeps overall lead
PEIO TERME, Italy -- French rider Damien Monier won the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia with an attack on the climb to the finish Wednesday, while Spain's David Arroyo Duran held on to the overall race lead.
Monier, who rides for Cofidis, attacked about two miles from the line to complete the 107-mile ride from Brunico to Peio Terme in 4 hours, 29 minutes, 19 seconds. The stage victory was Monier's first on a major tour.
"Yesterday my legs were OK, but today I felt good," Monier said. ...
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