Matteo Trentin (Etixx-Quickstep) won the 18th stage of the Giro d’Italia with Moreno Moser (Cannondale) taking 2nd and Gianluca Brambilla (Etixx-Quickstep) rounding out the stage podium. Steven Kruijswijk (LottoNL-Jumbo) kept the pink leader’s jersey once again. Today the riders had a long 244km haul from Muggio to Pinerolo. The only real obstacle of the day came with 20km to go, when riders had to take on the category 2 Pramartino climb. With such a parcours on the cards and two tough stages coming up in the next two days, it was the perfect stage for a breakaway. 24 riders would form the break of the.