Puebla de Sanabria and Salamanca will host stages 15 and 16 of the Vuelta a España after the coronavirus pandemic forced organisers to axe two days of racing in Portugal.
Organisers of the Vuelta a España have confirmed the 22 teams for this year’s Grand Tour, which has been modified due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Vuelta a España route is to be modified to avoid the race entering Portugal.
The Giro d’Italia and Vuelta a España will overlap as the dates for the Grand Tours were confirmed, with the International Cycling Union (UCI) announcing new calendars for the coronavirus-impacted men’s and women’s WorldTour seasons.
The Vuelta a España has been reduced to 18 stages after organisers were forced to cancel the official race start in the Dutch regions of Utrecht and North Brabant.
Slovenia's Primož Roglič sealed his first Grand Tour title after completing the processional final stage of the Vuelta a España into Madrid.
Slovenia's Primož Roglič is all but assured of his first Grand Tour title after maintaining his overall lead going into tomorrow's processional final stage at the Vuelta a España.
Frenchman Rémi Cavagna claimed an impressive victory at the conclusion of a dramatic and controversial 19th stage of the Vuelta a España.
Colombian Sergio Higuita commandeered a stunning solo ride to claim stage 18 glory, as overall leader Primož Roglič extended his lead of the Vuelta a España in Becerril de la Sierra.
Deceuninck-Quick-Step rider Philippe Gilbert sprinted clear of a breakaway group to claim stage 17 victory in the Vuelta a España, as Slovenian Primož Roglič maintained his general classification lead in Guadalajara.
Jakob Fuglsang of Denmark claimed his first Grand Tour victory as Primož Roglič extended his overall lead on stage 16 of the Vuelta a España in La Cubilla Lena.
Sepp Kuss triumphed on stage 15 of the Vuelta a España after surging clear from the breakaway in the closing kilometres in Santuario del Acebo.
Michael Pavitt: Vuelta helicopter helping police marks latest incident of inadvertent aid from sport
The Vuelta a España provided an unlikely hand to Spanish police earlier last week when the Grand Tour cycling race helped uncover cannabis plants.
Ireland’s Sam Bennett avoided a major crash in the closing kilometre to claim victory on stage 14 of the Vuelta a España.
Slovenian Primož Roglič tightened his grip on the general classification as he extended his overall lead on the 13th stage of the Vuelta a España.