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Sky’s Chris Froome looks back as he crosses the finish line to win the 9th stage of the 72nd edition of the Vuelta Tour of Spain cycling race, a 174km route between Orihuela to Benitachell, in Benitachell. Photograph: Getty Images

Chris Froome continued his assault on Spain’s Vuelta with an explosive late sprint on the Puig Llorenca climb to win stage nine on Sunday and increase(...)

A babygirl watches the pack riding at the start of the 19th stage of the 69th edition of “La Vuelta”. Photograph: Jaime Reina /AFP/Getty Images

So, two days to go and I’m still in sixth overall. I’m determined to hold onto that place but there is a bit of a fight going on with Samuel Sanchez, (...)

 The pack competes in the fifth stage of the 69th edition of the Vuelta a Espana . The fifth stage is 183.3 km long and goes from Riego de Cordoba to Ronda. Photograph: Javier Lizon / EPA

Giant-Shimano’s John Degenkolb won his second straight stage of the Vuelta a Espana ahead of a frustrated Nacer Bouhanni in Rondo on Wednesday while s(...)

Dan Martin after a crash on stage seven of the 2013 Tour of Spain on Friday. The Irish rider has been forced to withdraw from the event with concussion. Photograph: Graham Watson/Unipublic

Dan Martin’s goal of adding Vuelta a España stage wins to the stage victory he took in this year’s Tour de France has come to an end with the news th(...)