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Vuelta a Espana 2014

After the Tour de France petered out somewhat this year, with Chris Froome and Alberto Contador both out due to crashes and injuries, it was the last Grand Tour of the year which gave us the best show of the season, with those two champions fighting out an entertaining battle. 3,306 more words


Vuelta a Espana stage 16 preview

If you are only going to watch one stage of this year’s Vuelta then this should be it. The Queen stage has attacking riding written all over it and there is every chance that the winner of the Vuelta will be decided today. 657 more words


Mountains Round Two - La Vuelta a España Stage 15 Preview

Yesterday may not have been fought over by the general classification guys in terms of the win, but we did gain insight as to who is still riding themselves into form late on. 497 more words

Vuelta A Espana

Vuelta stage 14: Ryder on the wall

What started as a gentle roll-out for the riders turned into a nightmare in the last few kilometres. One of those wall-like climbs that we’re so familiar with at the Vuelta slowed the race to walking pace, and brought about what Eurosport’s Carlton Kirby described as a “slow-motion boxing match under water” – an odd but apt description. 687 more words


Vuelta a Espana 2014 – Stage 14

The first of three consecutive mountain stages played well in today’s Vuelta a Espana 2014. Stage 14 offered a summit finished along some of the steepest roads in the Asturian Mountains. 369 more words