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Bradley Wiggins needs no inducement to race Giro

Updated: May 6, 2013, 1:31 PM ET
Associated Press

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By ANDREW DAMPF

AP Sports Writer

ISCHIA, Italy -- Unlike Lance Armstrong, Bradley Wiggins didn't need to be recruited for the Giro d'Italia with a $1 million commitment. Wiggins, last year's Tour de France champion, is riding in the Italian classic purely out of personal desire.

In fact, the Giro didn't even have to ask. Race director and RCS Sport general director Michele Acquarone tells The Associated Press he first heard about Wiggins' plans from ...

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