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# Vuelta a Espana

September 2023
American Sepp Kuss clinches first Grand Tour victory at Vuelta
Meanwhile, his team Jumbo-Visma completed an unprecedented treble.
Kuss touching Vuelta glory as Poels takes stage 20
Wout Poels won stage 20 in a sprint finish ahead of Remco Evenepoel.
Italy's Dainese wins 19th stage as Kuss closes on Vuelta title
Kuss remains ahead of his Jumbo-Visma teammates Jonas Vingegaard, who is 17 seconds behind.
Kuss closes in on Vuelta a Espana glory
The Jumbo-Visma rider held on to his slender lead on the last major mountain stage of the Vuelta.
Kuss clings on to Vuelta lead as Roglic prevails on Angrilu mountain
Tour de France champion Vingegaard remains second overall but closed the gap on Kuss.
Vingegaard earns Vuelta stage 16 win and cuts Kuss lead
‘We had some terrible news this morning, I wanted to win for my best friend.’
Costa wins Vuelta stage 15 as Kuss keeps red jersey
Veteran Portuguese rider beat out Lennard Kamna and Santiago Buitrago in the final stages.
Evenepoel's Vuelta defence collapses as Vingegaard wins stage
The Belgian started the day third but finished over 27 minutes behind Vingegaard.
Defending champ Evenepoel hurts GC rivals with impressive Vuelta time trial
Filippo Ganna won Tuesday’s 10th stage ahead of Evenepoel, who stretched his advantage over Roglic and Vingegaard.
Kamna wins at the Vuelta to complete full set of Grand Tour stages
Sepp Kuss held on to the race leader’s red jersey on Sunday’s stage to Collado de la Cruz.
Evenepoel feels 'a bit stupid' after Roglic pounces to claim Vuelta stage eight victory
Roglic’s team-mate Sepp Kuss took the overall lead of the race.
This year
Groves sprints to stage four win as police foil Vuelta oil threat
Ireland’s Eddie Dunbar finished in 117th place.
Frustration for Eddie Dunbar as DSM-Firmenich earn Vuelta first stage win amid rain
Dunbar fell twice on a challenging day of racing.
Last year
Belgian Evenepoel wins first Grand Tour in Vuelta a Espana
The 22-year-old dominated the three-week race, taking victory after the 21st and final stage won by Colombian Juan Sebastian Molano.
Belgian youngster Evenepoel on verge of Vuelta a Espana triumph
In the overall standings, Movistar’s Enric Mas stayed second with Juan Ayuso of UAE Emirates is third.
Evenepoel closes in on Vuelta victory after increasing overall lead after stage 18
The Quick-Step rider beat his main rival Spaniard Enric Mas on the climb to the summit of Piornal.
Colombia's Uran soars to Vuelta stage triumph as Roglic retires
Race leader Remco Evenepoel lost five seconds to his closest rival Enric Mas.
Roglic crashes in Vuelta sprint gamble as Pedersen wins stage
Adding to the drama, less than 3km out Evenepoel was hit by a puncture as Roglic looked set to eat into his 1min 34sec overall advantage.
Roglic chips away at Evenepoel's lead as Arensman wins in the mountains
Roglic clawed back 15 seconds in the race for the Vuelta’s red jersey.
Carapaz climbs to stage win as Evenepoel survives scare
Race leader Evenepoel was forced wide by a motorbike at a corner 45km from home, causing him to suffer a painful fall.
Groves wins sprint after Alaphilippe becomes latest Vuelta casualty
Double world champion Alaphilippe left the course in an ambulance after damaging a shoulder in a fall with less than 70km to go.
Meintjes wins as Evenepoel extends overall lead on Vuelta 'wall'
22-year-old Belgian Evenepoel was 52sec faster than defending champion Primoz Roglic.
Sam Bennett claims back-to-back stage wins at the Vuelta a Espana
The Irishman has won the opening two sprint stages for BORA-hansgrohe.
Ireland's Sam Bennett wins stage two of Vuelta
Bennett clinched the victory after a 175.1km run between the Dutch towns of ‘s-Hertogenbosch and Utrecht.
Roglic's Jumbo-Visma team win Vuelta a Espana opener in Utrecht
Irish duo Ryan Mullen and Sam Bennett were in action for BORA-Hansgrohe, who finished seventh overall.
All time
Slovenia's Roglic seals third successive Vuelta title after clinching final time-trial stage
The Slovenian becomes the third rider to have one the Spanish Tour three times.
Roglic on verge of Vuelta triumph as Champoussin steals in for stage win
Defending champion Roglic leads this Vuelta by two minutes 38 seconds from Movistar rider Enric Mas.
Another stage win for Cort Nielsen as Roglic closes in on Vuelta victory
Primoz Roglic retains the red jersey with just two days left, including Sunday’s individual time-trial.
'Superman' Lopez claims brutal Vuelta stage win as Roglic retains lead
The Colombian was victorious on the Alto d’El Gamoniteiro.
Bardet claims first Vuelta stage win as Eiking retains overall lead
A first grand tour stage victory in four years for the Frenchman.
Senechal wins sizzling Vuelta sprint as Jakobsen falls flat
Norway’s Odd Christian Eiking retains the overall lead.
Another stage victory for Cort Nielsen as Eiking retains Vuelta lead
The hilly run through Andalucia was marked by intense heat of 35C and two falls.
Roglic claims victory after Vuelta stage 11 goes down to the wire
Odd Christian Eiking held on to the overall lead, just clinging on over the last climb.
Eiking takes Vuelta lead as defending champion Roglic suffers fall
The stage itself was won by DSM rider Michael Storer.
Jakobsen wins second Vuelta stage to continue miracle comeback
Last year the Dutch rider was in a near fatal crash on the Tour of Poland.
Australian Storer wins on Vuelta mountain as Roglic holds lead
Spanish hopes were hit as Mikel Landa was dropped and Alejandro Valverde pulled out through injury.
Defending champion Roglic back in red after Vuelta summit scramble
Magnus Cort Nielsen clung on impressively to beat Roglic by a bike length and take the stage.
Belgian sprinter Philipsen claims second Vuelta stage win
Frenchman Kenny Elissonde is the new overall leader after the 184.4km run from Tarancon to Albacete.
Rein Taaramae climbs to victory in stage 3 of Vuelta
The 34-year-old Estonian has taken the overall race lead.
Roglic set for second successive Vuelta win to bury Tour de France misery
Ireland’s Dan Martin is set to finish fourth tomorrow.