Mountain challenges await in 2017 Vuelta route

2017-01-12 21:49

Organisers released details of another demanding 2017 Vuelta a Espana featuring nine mountain finishes.

Quintana staves off Froome to virtually seal Vuelta win

2016-09-11 06:11

Colombian Nairo Quintana kept Tour de France champion Chris Froome at bay to virtually seal the Vuelta a Espana.

Frank wins Vuelta 17th stage, Quintana leads

2016-09-07 18:50

Switzerland's Mathias Frank broke away on a gruelling summit finish to win Wednesday's 17th stage of the Vuelta a Espana.

Quintana catches Froome cold, takes huge Vuelta lead

2016-09-04 19:00

Nairo Quintana took a huge step towards sealing his second Grand Tour win by extending his overall lead on Sunday's 15th stage of the Vuelta a Espana.

Keukeleire wins sprint, Quintana keeps red jersey

2016-09-01 19:30

Belgium's Jens Keukeleire won a bunch sprint to clinch the 12th stage of the Vuelta a Espana on Thursday as the overall lead remained unchanged.

Froome wins Vuelta 11th stage, Quintana holds lead

2016-08-31 19:15

Chris Froome pipped Nairo Quintana to victory on the summit finish of the 11th stage of the Vuelta a Espana, but the Colombian held onto his overall lead.

Contador concedes Vuelta defeat

2016-08-30 19:16

Three time former champion Alberto Contador has given up on winning this year's Tour of Spain.

De la Cruz takes stage 9, shock Vuelta lead

2016-08-28 18:25

Spanish rider David de la Cruz won stage nine and claimed the overall lead of the Vuelta a Espana on Sunday.

Yates attacks to win Vuelta sixth stage

2016-08-25 21:30

Britain's Simon Yates claimed stage six of the Vuelta a Espana on Thursday with a gutsy solo attack for his first Grand Tour stage win.

Meersman grabs second win at Vuelta

2016-08-24 20:00

Belgian Gianni Meersman won stage five of the Vuelta a Espana, his second victory after also triumphing on stage two.


Quintana gets revenge on Froome with Vuelta win

2016-09-11 21:22

Colombia's Nairo Quintana held off Tour de France champion Chris Froome to win the Vuelta a España.

Nielsen wins 18th stage, Quintana keeps Vuelta lead

2016-09-08 19:20

Denmark's Magnus Cort Nielsen claimed stage 18 of the Vuelta a Espana in a sprint finish as Nairo Quintana maintained his lead in the event.

Quintana maintains Vuelta lead

2016-09-05 18:35

Jean-Pierre Drucker claimed victory on a rare day for the sprinters at the Vuelta a Espana as Nairo Quintana retained his commanding overall lead.

Gesink wins Vuelta stage, Froome keeps Quintana in sight

2016-09-03 19:50

Dutch rider Robert Gesink claimed the queen 14th stage of the Tour of Spain as Chris Froome held off a series of attacks by race leader Nairo Quintana.

Meintjes steady at Vuelta a Espana

2016-09-01 14:33

South Africa’s Louis Meintjes continues to ride and gain momentum at the Vuelta a Espana.

Quintana desperate to distance Froome

2016-08-30 22:05

Tour of Spain overall leader Nairo Quintana says Chris Froome will remain a major danger unless he can extend his lead over the Briton.

Quintana storms back into Vuelta lead

2016-08-29 18:01

Colombian Nairo Quintana moved back into the leader's red jersey of the Tour of Spain with a stunning ascent to win the 10th stage.

Lagutin takes stage 8, Quintana into Vuelta lead

2016-08-27 18:54

Uzbekistan's Sergey Lagutin claimed Saturday's eighth stage of the Vuelta as Colombian Nairo Quintana climbed his way into the lead.

Kruijswijk out of Vuelta after crash

2016-08-25 11:37

Dutch rider Steven Kruijswijk has withdrawn from the Vuelta a Espana after suffering in a crash during Wednesday's fifth stage.

Geniez wins Vuelta Stage 3, Fernandez leads overall

2016-08-22 19:40

France's Alexandre Geniez stormed to victory on stage three of the Vuelta a Espana as Ruben Fernandez moved into the overall lead.

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