The final mountain stage – six categorised climbs including an HC summit finish – and only two riders in the top 10 finished in the place they had started the race in. Yes, Stage 20 was the Vuelta’s version of musical chairs and it was a fitting end to a surprising, spicy and most of all well-fought Grand Tour.
The Giro d’Italia starts next week. Euan runs his eye over the contenders and asks… How the hell can we predict the winner of the Giro?
A Colombian carnaval on the Queen stage!!! Two tiny climbers took the honours after a lot of cat and mouse-ing by the favourites on the fierce inclines of the Pampeago.