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Vuelta Stage 16 Preview

Profile Stage 16 and 17 are the last stages where GC action could happen. Tomorrow is a tricky one, don’t underestimate it. At the start of the stage there are chances for echelons, unfortunatly this will be before the live broadcast. Maybe teams like Movistar or Ineos will use this to make an attempt to […]

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Vuelta Stage 13 Preview

Timetrial time! The parcours is 33,7 kilometers with a quite steep hill at the end. 1,8km 14,2% average. On Sunday the peloton did the Angliru but this is almost a mini-Angliru. Many riders will change bikes, there is a special section where its allowed to change near the bottom of the climb. Typical Vuelta muro, […]

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Vuelta Stage 11 Preview

So sprinters chances are on hold till the final stage. We start of the GC action once again with stage 11. Really hard day in the saddle with a very long finishing climb. The roadbook says 18,6k at 5,7% for the last climb but that is a bit misleading. Last 7 kilometers is almost 9% […]

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Vuelta Stage 8 Indepth Preview

Stage 8 starts with a ‘flat’ first 80 kilometers. This means 2 things, a lot of riders can get into the breakaway also the non-climbers. But its also easier to control for the GC teams if they got any plans. The stage is a typical Vuelta length I would say with 164 kilometers. The finishing […]