Dowsett wins Giro time trial; Nibali takes lead
SALTARA, Italy -- Alex Dowsett won the individual time trial in the eighth stage of the Giro d'Italia on Saturday after favorite Bradley Wiggins was slowed by a puncture and only managed second.
Vincenzo Nibali, Wiggins' main rival for the title, took the overall lead from Benat Intxausti after finishing fourth.
"I had a really good time trial," Nibali said. "It seemed designed for me, with so many curves and several ups and downs. I kept up the pace with all my strength, in view ...
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