On Tuesday, he seemed broken at the finish of Mount Etna. Fragile, visibly tired on his face, also disappointed. He lost six and a half minutes to the biggest favorites in the first big mountain test. Tom Dumoulin did not envision his return to the Giro like this. He showed on Friday that he was not giving up. Mainly thanks to him, Koen Bouwman won the stage, and thus lifted the mood of the whole Jumba.