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Cycling

Contador extends lead; Gilbert wins 18th stage

VERBANIA, Italy – Alberto Contador increased his lead on the 18th stage of the Giro d’Italia on Thursday with a well-timed attack on the leg’s big climb, while former world champion Philippe Gilbert posted his second victory in this year’s race.

A member of an early breakaway, Gilbert required just over four hours to complete the 106-mile leg from Melide, Switzerland, to Verbania, which included one top-category climb shortly before...


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