Vuelta a Espana preview: The key contenders

If the riders make the race (and yes, they really do), then what is in store for us at this year’s Vuelta? Last year was a rip-roaring three-way joust for the top step of the podium and given the strong field of GC contenders and the magnificent parcours  (11 summit finishes!), this year’s race should be a thriller! So let’s have a look at the field and what odds the bookies are offering. Continue reading