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#La Vuelta

# la-vuelta - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

From The42 Historic day for Irish cycling as Aqua Blue win stage at La Vuelta La Vuelta This post contains videos

Historic day for Irish cycling as Aqua Blue win stage at La Vuelta

Stefan Denifl held off Alberto Contador on the summit finish at Los Machucos.

# la-vuelta - Monday 27 March, 2017

From The42 History makers! Aqua Blue Sport to become first-ever Irish team to compete in Grand Tour event La Vuelta

History makers! Aqua Blue Sport to become first-ever Irish team to compete in Grand Tour event

The Pro-Continental team have received a wildcard invite for this year’s La Vuelta a Espana.

# la-vuelta - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

From The42 It's so hot at La Vuelta that one cyclist lost 4.5 kilos in one day Hot In Herre

It's so hot at La Vuelta that one cyclist lost 4.5 kilos in one day

It’s pushing 40 degrees at the Grand Tour and showing no sign of letting up soon.

# la-vuelta - Saturday 31 August, 2013

From The42 Martin critical of UCI representatives after 'most painful' crash Tour Of Spain

Martin critical of UCI representatives after 'most painful' crash

The Garmin-Sharp rider suffered a concussion and serious abrasions 11 kilometres from the finish yesterday.

# la-vuelta - Monday 26 August, 2013

From The42 Martin & Roche both finish in top 10 on Stage 3 of the Vuelta La Vuelta

Martin & Roche both finish in top 10 on Stage 3 of the Vuelta

Both finished 3 seconds down with Martin 5th and Roche 9th.

# la-vuelta - Sunday 25 August, 2013

From The42 'An incredible day': Nicolas Roche takes stage 2 of La Vuelta Vuelta A Espana

'An incredible day': Nicolas Roche takes stage 2 of La Vuelta

The Irishman finished the climb to Baiona two seconds clear of Daniel Moreno.

# la-vuelta - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

From The42 Champion-littered Spanish cycling team 'not the favourites' for world title Low Hopes

Champion-littered Spanish cycling team 'not the favourites' for world title

Spanish coach Jose Luis de Santos believes his team, containing Alberto Contador, will play third fiddle behind Belgium and Italy.

# la-vuelta - Saturday 8 September, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Contador prepares coronation in Madrid Sprint Finish

Vuelta á Espana: Contador prepares coronation in Madrid

Denis Menchov won the penultimate stage of La Vuelta.

# la-vuelta - Thursday 6 September, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Bennati trumps Swift at the last Sprint Finish

Vuelta á Espana: Bennati trumps Swift at the last

204 kilometres in intense heat and it all comes down to the final sprint.

# la-vuelta - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Contador storms into overall lead Decisive Move

Vuelta á Espana: Contador storms into overall lead

The red jersey no longer belongs to Joaquim Rodriguez. He now resides third, almost two and a half minutes behind Contador.

# la-vuelta - Monday 3 September, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Cataldo takes punishing stage as Roche slips back La Vuelta

Vuelta á Espana: Cataldo takes punishing stage as Roche slips back

Joaquim Rodriguez extended his advantage over Alberto Contador in the race for red on Monday’s 16th stage of the 2012 Vuelta.

From The42 The Morning Score: Monday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Monday

Everything you need to know by 9am. Except the departure time of the next bus to Ballina.

# la-vuelta - Saturday 1 September, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Rodriguez extends lead over Contador Sprint Finish

Vuelta á Espana: Rodriguez extends lead over Contador

The two Spaniards were back at the head of the field today, while there was another top 10 place for Nicolas Roche.

# la-vuelta - Friday 31 August, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Cummings finishes fastest in Ferrol Sprint Finish

Vuelta á Espana: Cummings finishes fastest in Ferrol

The overall race leaders didn’t join the breakway, so Joaquim Rodriguez’ red jersey remains safely fastened.

# la-vuelta - Thursday 30 August, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Rodriguez wins stage 12, stretches GC lead La Vuelta

Vuelta á Espana: Rodriguez wins stage 12, stretches GC lead

Nicolas Roche battled up the day’s final climb to finish eighth, consolidating his top 10 status in the general classification.

# la-vuelta - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Kessiakoff wins time trial La Vuelta

Vuelta á Espana: Kessiakoff wins time trial

Alberto Contador moves to within one second of Joaquin Rodriguez and the red jersey after Wednesday’s individual time trial.

# la-vuelta - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Degenkolb sprints to fourth stage win La Vuelta

Vuelta á Espana: Degenkolb sprints to fourth stage win

Joaquim Rodriguez remains in red as Germany’s John Degenkolb made it a foursome of wins at the 2012 Vuelta.

# la-vuelta - Monday 27 August, 2012

From The42 The Morning Score: Monday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Monday

Everything you need to know by 9am, except what to do with that Cork jersey over the next nine months.

# la-vuelta - Thursday 23 August, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Rodriguez makes the most of his red letter day La Vuelta

Vuelta á Espana: Rodriguez makes the most of his red letter day

Spain’s Joaquin Rodriguez won Thursday’s sixth stage of the Vuelta, while Ireland’s Nicolas Roche produced another brilliant ride to finish ninth.

# la-vuelta - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

From The42 The Morning Score: Wednesday Kick Start

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Get ready for an espresso shot of sports news that should keep you charged up until midday at least.

# la-vuelta - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Clarke bolts to stage four victory La Vuelta

Vuelta á Espana: Clarke bolts to stage four victory

Nicolas Roche is still making leaps up the overall standings, but it’s Joaquim Rodriguez who now leads the way.

# la-vuelta - Monday 20 August, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Valverde on top as battle for red sparks to life La Vuelta

Vuelta á Espana: Valverde on top as battle for red sparks to life

Ireland’s Nicolas Roche is 11th overall after he finished in a small group six seconds behind Valverde in Eibar today.

# la-vuelta - Sunday 19 August, 2012

From The42 Vuelta á Espana: Degenkolb gets up to take bunch sprint La Vuelta

Vuelta á Espana: Degenkolb gets up to take bunch sprint

Here’s everything you need to know on day two of the season’s final Grand Tour.

From The42 Vuelta a Espana: Castroviejo in red as Movistar win team time trial La Vuelta

Vuelta a Espana: Castroviejo in red as Movistar win team time trial

The Spanish team strike first as the final Grand Tour of the cycling season gets underway.

# la-vuelta - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

From The42 The Morning Score: Wednesday Early Doors

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Everything you need to know by 9am, except how many points TheScore got in its Leaving.

# la-vuelta - Thursday 9 February, 2012

From The42 Kelly: Contador ban 'not a major one' Back Soon

Kelly: Contador ban 'not a major one'

Sean Kelly believes Alberto Contador’s two-year ban will not unduly worry the Spaniard when he takes stock of things.

# la-vuelta - Sunday 11 September, 2011

From The42 He's the Juan: Cobo wins La Vuelta Olé!

He's the Juan: Cobo wins La Vuelta

Daniel Martin and Nicolas Roche both finished in top 20 as the season’s final Grand Tour came to an end.

# la-vuelta - Sunday 28 August, 2011

From The42 La Vuelta: Martin claims his maiden Grand Tour win Olé

La Vuelta: Martin claims his maiden Grand Tour win

There was Grand Tour joy for Irish rider Daniel Martin on day nine of the Vuelta a Espana.

# la-vuelta - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

From The42 La Vuelta: Roche notches another top ten as Rodriguez takes the honours Olé!

La Vuelta: Roche notches another top ten as Rodriguez takes the honours

Katusha notched their second successive stage victory of this year’s Vuelta on Wednesday, as team leader Joaquim Rodriguez sprinted away from the chasing pack on Stage Five.