Nevada City - Lodi 193.7 km
It's starting to become apparent why the big sprinters are here. They even have a Cool intermediate sprint. And nothing but flat in the finale.
Cowardly Giro-skipper of the day: Mark Cavendish
Let's test this jinx thing out. Cav(&Renshaw) looks so good here that he can't loose by natural means. So if he does it has to be the jinx.