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Lopez returns to Vuelta a Espana lead after savage mountain attack

Related ArticlesLopez leads strong Astana squad at Vuelta a Espana Vuelta a Espana: Astana win team time trial Lopez takes his first Grand Tour leader's jersey in the Vuelta a España Vuelta a Espana: Madrazo wins stage 5 summit finish Plenty of questions and few answers in Vuelta's first setpiece GC battle Four days after he gained the race lead of the Vuelta a España on its opening stage, Miguel Ángel López (Astana) is back in red again. The Colombian climber could not win on the summit finish at the observatory atop the Alto de Javalambre, but he revealed himself to be, for now at least, the strongest of the GC climbers. López powered up the final four kilometres after he crowned a blistering attack by Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) with an equally savage move of his own. Riding solo and without any sign of weakening, the Colombian climber crossed the line with a 12-second advantage over Valverde and Primož Roglič (Jumbo-Visma), the latter the rider he – logically – fears mo..

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Mark Cavendish to ride Six Day London

Related ArticlesMark Cavendish named in British squad for European Championships Cavendish quits Tour de Pologne for European Road Race Championships Viviani: I'm convinced I can repeat the same results at Cofidis Mark Cavendish will take to the boards again this autumn when he lines out at Six Day London, which takes place at Lee Valley VeloPark from October 22-27. The Manxman has participated in the event on two previous occasions, in 2016 and 2017. "I am incredibly excited to announce that I’ll be back competing at Phynova Six Day London in October at the iconic velodrome," Cavendish said in a statement on Wednesday. "Six Day London is one of the UK’s leading track cycling events, and from previous experience I know how competitive the field will be. It’s a great event for elite cyclists and it allows another opportunity to prepare for 2020 in the most competitive arena, against some of the best riders in the world." Cavendish will share top billing at the event with Olympic om..

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