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Owain Doull: Team Sky's Olympic gold medallist eyes 2018 Vuelta a Espana

Olympic gold medallist Owain Doull has targeted the Vuelta a Espana as his main goal for 2018. Doull is preparing his second full year on the World Tour with Team Sky and will start his season at the Tour Down ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome maintains lead before deciding stage

Britain’s Chris Froome will take a 97-second lead over Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali into the decisive 20th stage of the Vuelta a Espana. Saturday’s 117.5km route, which ends with a gruelling 13.2km climb up the Alto de l’Angliru, precedes Sunday’s processional ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome extends lead over Vincenzo Nibali after stage 18

Chris Froome extended his lead over Vincenzo Nibali as Belgium’s Sander Armee claimed a solo victory on stage 18 of the Vuelta a Espana. Team Sky rider Froome, 32, whose overall advantage was cut on Wednesday, attacked late on the ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome widens his lead with victory in stage 16's time trial

Britain’s Chris Froome extended his overall lead at the Vuelta a Espana with victory in stage 16’s time trial. The 32-year-old Team Sky rider was untouchable as he completed the 40.2km course in 47 minutes. Vincenzo Nibali began the day ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Miguel Angel Lopez wins stage 15 as Chris Froome widens lead

Chris Froome increased his overall lead on another tough day in the mountains at the Vuelta a Espana as Miguel Angel Lopez impressively won stage 15. Colombian Astana rider Lopez arrived alone at the 2,510m summit of the Alto Hoya ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome protects his overall lead as Rafal Majka wins stage

Chris Froome protected his overall lead at the Vuelta a Espana but lost four seconds to Vincenzo Nibali as Rafal Majka claimed a breakaway victory on stage 14’s summit finish. Team Sky’s Froome countered several attacks from Nibali on the ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Froome maintains lead as Trentin wins

Britain’s Chris Froome finished seventh and maintained his lead in the overall standings as Matteo Trentin won stage 13 of the Vuelta a Espana. The Team Sky rider, who lost time on stage 12 after he crashed twice, retains a ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome extends lead as Lopez wins stage 11

Britain’s Chris Froome extended his lead in the Vuelta a Espana as Colombia’s Miguel Angel Lopez claimed a solo victory on stage 11. Team Sky’s Froome was second on the mountainous stage which finished in the Sierra Nevada in Andalucia. ...

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Vuelta a Espana 2017: Warren Barguil ejected by Team Sunweb

Tour de France King of the Mountains winner Warren Barguil has been thrown out of the Vuelta a Espana by his team for refusing to obey orders. The Frenchman, 13th after seven stages, was one place ahead of Team Sunweb’s ...

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome maintains 11-second lead

Britain’s Chris Froome maintained an 11-second lead in Vuelta a Espana as Slovenian Matej Mohoric produced a brilliant break to win stage seven. Froome, aiming to become the third man to win the Vuelta and the Tour de France in ...

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