Tipperarey sprinter Sam Bennett makes his Grand Tour debut in the colours of the Bora-Argon 18 team.A 14-kilometre time trial will mark the start of this year’s race with defending champion Vincenzo Nibali joined by Chris Froome, Alberto Contador and Nairo Quintan (pr: Nair-oh Kin-ta-na) as the so-called big-four who are expected to challenge for this year’s Yellow Jersey.
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