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Injured Vicioso withdraws from Giro: team

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Spanish rider Angel Vicioso, injured in a fall on the ninth stage of the Tour of Italy, will take no further part in the race, his team, Katusha, announced on Monday. 

Russian cyclist Maxime Belkov wins the 9th stage of the 96th Giro d'Italia from Sansepolcro to Florence on May 12, 2013. Spanish rider Angel Vicioso, injured in a fall on the ninth stage of the Tour of Italy, will take no further part in the race, his team, Katusha, announced on Monday.

The 36-year-old former Giro stage winner suffered three broken ribs, a wrist fracture, a damaged left shoulder and bruising to his right side during the crash on Sunday.

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