FOOTBALL – Uran wins the stage, Evenepoel leads and Almeida is already sixth (Back to Spain)

The Colombian Rigoberto Uran (EF Education) gained this Wednesday the seventeenth stage of the Vuelta, between Aracena and the Monastery of Tentudia, finishing 162.3 kilometers of contact in 3h42m28s, with the Portuguese João Almeida arriving in 13 .3 seconds behind the winner 5m0m0, and transfer up another place in the general group: they’re now in sixth place.

The victory was determined by three runners, the place Uran gained, on the final line, in the race, over Quentin Pacher (Groupama) – instantly the winner – and Jesus Herrada (Cofidis, two seconds). than Uranus), respectively, and so as, the runners are third in pace

Belgian Remco Evenepoel (Quick-Step) stored the pink jersey, the image of the chief of the whole group, now making nice progress to second place, after being eradicated from Slovenia Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma), which was introduced by his group. this morning, following an damage brought on by a fall at dwelling on Wednesday’s stage, which troubled him.

Evenepoel now has a lead of 2m01s over the new runner, Spaniard Enric Mas (Movistar): But he attacked 2.5 kilometers from the aim at present, however the Belgian responded instantly… following in the similar group, separating himself and being thirteenth in the aim, gaining 5 seconds and 4 for the first of the nice.

Another Spaniard and Almeida rider, Juan Ayuso (Emirates) closes the podium of the whole Vuelta group, third, 4m51s from the Belgian rider who continues in entrance of the Vuelta-2022.

In fourth place is the third Spanish rider, Carlos Cano (Ineos-Grenadiers), 5m20s from Evenepoel, and the Colombian Miguel Angel López (Astana) fifth, 5m33s from the chief… and João Almeida (Emirates) additionally benefited from Roglic from fifth and second to sixth general, 6m51s behind Evenepoel… and 1m18s behind López, who is nonetheless in fifth place.

Almeida discovered time to chase him down: Dutchman Thymen Arensman (Team DSM), seventh, was solely 5 seconds behind the Portuguese rider earlier than the begin of the race, and now he is 55 seconds behind the Portuguese rider.

Nélson Oliveira (Movistar) completed the race in seventy fifth place, 14m30 from Uran: he was thirty second general, 59 minutes away from Evenepoel, at the begin of the race, now thirty fifth, at 1h08m19s.

Ivo Oliveira (Emirates), who went on the street that day as 136th general, 3h42m11s behind the chief, completed the stage 131st, 19m57s after Rigoberto Uran did the following: Ivo is now 133rd in the general rating, and 3h56m57s forward of Remco Evenepoel.

On Thursday, the eighth of this month, the 18th stage of the Vuelta takes place – which ends on Sunday, the eleventh -. connection between Trujillo and Alto de Piornal, with a size of 192 kilometers, and nonetheless reaching the mountain, after this Tuesday the climb of the Monastery of Tentudia dominated the final 10.3 kilometers of the seventeenth race route of the Tour of Spain. .


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