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The Tour of Spain will present riders with another mountainous challenge in 2019 after organisers announced next year's route.
British rider Simon Yates would not have won the Tour of Spain had he chosen to pursue his career with cycling giants Team Sky said Bradley Wiggins.
Simon Yates tightened his grip on the Tour of Spain red jersey after a thrilling 19th stage in the mountains won by Frenchman Thibaut Pinot.
Rohan Dennis time-trialled to victory on stage 16 of the Tour of Spain as Simon Yates increased his overall lead on rival Alejandro Valverde.
Britain's Simon Yates, of the Mitchelton team, took back command of the Tour of Spain after a gutsy ride on stage 14 handed the Englishman the victory.
Italy's Alessandro De Marchi held off the challenge of Colombian Jhonatan Restrepo to win the 11th stage of the Tour of Spain.
Spaniard Mikel Landa was ruled out of the Tour of Spain after suffering a broken vertebra in a crash at the San Sebastian Classic.
Alessandro de Marchi sprinted home to win the seventh stage of the Tour of Spain as Spaniard Alejandro Valverde held the race lead.
Italian rider Daniele Ratto has won Stage 14 of the Tour of Spain as his compatriot Vincenzo Nibali extended his overall lead.
French youngster Warren Barguil broke clear in the 169km ride to claim the 13th stage of the Tour of Spain.
The 2020 Tour of Spain will start in Utrecht and the first three stages will take place in the Netherlands, organisers and officials announced.
Britain's Simon Yates all but secured the Tour of Spain overall title on Saturday ahead of the final day 'parade' to Madrid.
Britain's Simon Yates held on to his overall lead in the Tour of Spain as Canada's Michael Woods won a summit finish to the the 17th stage.
Britain's Simon Yates has admitted his Mitchelton-Scott team are having to contain his aggressive streak as he bids to win the Tour of Spain.
Oscar Rodriguez stunned his peers to win the 13th stage of the Tour of Spain as compatriot Jesus Herrada retained the leader's red jersey.
Spanish veteran Alejandro Valverde kept his composure on a tricky finish to claim an unexpected victory on the eighth stage of the Tour of Spain on Saturday.
Jonas Van Genechten timed his sprint perfectly to win Friday's stage seven of the Tour of Spain.
Nairo Quintana got his quest to win the Tour of Spain off to a flying start as his Movistar team won the opening stage team time trial.
Two-time Giro d'Italia winner Ivan Basso was forced to withdraw from the Tour of Spain after suffering from hypothermia.
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