Can Chris Froome make history at the 2018 Giro d’Italia? The Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana champion is bidding to become the first man to hold all three Grand Tours since the Vuelta was moved to its current spot in the calendar.

Having won the Tour-Vuelta double last year, he now rolls out as favourite for the Giro d’Italia, but defending champion Tom Dumoulin leads the list of contenders in his way. The race starts on Friday May 4 in Jerusalem, before heading to mainland Italy from Tuesday May 8.

Tom Dumoulin, maglia rosa

Defending champion Tom Dumoulin is one of the riders out to stop Chris Froome bid for an historic treble

UK viewers will be able to tune in every day to enjoy more than four-and-a-half hours’ worth of live action on British Eurosport – hosted by Jonathan Edwards – with daily highlights every night too.

Check out the TV schedule for full details of when to tune in every day below.

Giro d’Italia 2018: TV schedule

Friday May 4 – stage one

LIVE: British Eurosport 2 – 11.30am

Highlights: British Eurosport 2 – 9pm

Saturday May 5 – stage two

LIVE: British Eurosport 2 – 11.30am

Highlights: British Eurosport 2 – 9pm

Sunday May 6 – stage three

LIVE: British Eurosport 2 – 10.15am

Highlights: British Eurosport 2 – 9pm

Monday May 7 – rest day one

Tuesday May 8 – stage four

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Wednesday May 9 – stage five

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Thursday May 10 – stage six

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Friday May 11 – stage seven

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Saturday May 12 – stage eight

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Sunday May 13 – stage nine

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Monday May 14 – rest day two

Tuesday May 15 – stage ten

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Wednesday May 16 – stage 11

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Thursday May 17 – stage 12

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Friday May 18 – stage 13

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Saturday May 19 – stage 14

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Sunday May 20 – stage 15

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Monday May 21 – rest day three

Tuesday May 22 – stage 16

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Wednesday May 23 – stage 17

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Thursday May 24 – stage 18

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Friday May 25 – stage 19

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Saturday May 26 – stage 20

LIVE: British Eurosport – 12.15pm

Highlights: British Eurosport – 9pm

Sunday May 27 – stage 21

LIVE: British Eurosport 2 – 12pm

Highlights: British Eurosport 2 – 9pm