Belkin’s Robert Gesink became the first rider in history to win two WorldTour races in Canada, adding the Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec to his win in Montréal back in 2010. He outsprinted Arthur Vichot (FDJ) and Greg van Avermaet (BMC) in a chaotic finish to take victory.
No time for sightseeing, boys, we’ve got a race to run!
Stage 19: S Vicente Barquera to Oviedo. alto Naranco, 181km
It was supposed to be the calm before tomorrow’s Angliru storm and it should have been a breakaway win. But, as with almost everything about this Vuelta, it did not go according to the script. Continue reading