The peloton in the Vuelta a España is ready for the tough thirteenth stage on Friday. The mountain stage covers more than 166 kilometers between Bilbao and Los Machucos. Follow it live here.
Good afternoon and welcome to the Vuelta a España live blog. I (Jeroen van Barneveld) will keep you informed of the operations in the thirteenth stage in this Spanish stage race.
- Vuelta a España
- Thirteenth stage
- Mountain ride
- Start at 12.58 p.m.
- Roglic classification leader
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Vuelta a España · a few seconds ago
Does the thirteenth stage finally offer the necessary fireworks in the Vuelta a España? The question above all this ride is: who is attacking the red jersey of the sovereign Primoz Roglic of the Dutch Jumbo-Visma? The starting signal sounds in Bilbao at 12.58 pm.
Vuelta a España · 11 minutes ago
Former winner Aru leaves in Vuelta
Fabio Aru does not start anymore in the thirteenth stage in the Vuelta a España. The Italian is tired and sees no benefit in a further sequel. Aru is quite disappointing in Spain. The former winner of this big round occupied 54th place in the general classification.
Vuelta a España · 3 hours ago
This is the cross section of Los Machucos, the monster final climb of today's Vuelta stage.
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Vuelta a España · 4 hours ago
This is the top ten of the general classification at the start of the thirteenth stage of the Vuelta a España.