Vuelta a España
Stage 14: Palas de Rei - Puerto de Ancares - Stage Details

Recap:

Simon Clarke rode up the road and back into the mountains classification lead on the 14thstage of the Vuelta a España. Part of a 16-rider break that formed 20 kilometers into the first of three consecutive stages ending with summit finishes, Clarke took points on three of the five categorized climbs to regain the polka dot jersey from Alejandro Valverde (Movistar).

“Daniel Teklehaimanot and Pieter Weening were on at the attack at the start of the race,” said Sports Director Neil Stephens. “Simon went to cover a move to help out his teammates and ended up making the break again He’s a little fatigued after his break yesterday, but he represented the team very well.”

General Classification

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Joaquim Rodriguez Oliver (Spa) - Katusha Team 4:10:28
2 Alberto Contador Velasco (Spa) - Saxo Bank - Tinkoff Bank 0:00:05
3 Alejandro Valverde Belmonte (Spa) - Movistar Team 0:00:13
4 Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) - Katusha Team 0:00:35
5 Christopher Froome (GBr) - Sky Procycling 0:00:38
6 Andrew Talansky (USA) - Garmin - Sharp 0:00:44
7 Igor Anton (Spa) - Euskaltel - Euskadi 0:00:56
8 Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) - Rabobank Cycling Team 0:01:04
9 Tomasz Marczynski (Pol) - Vacansoleil-Dcm Pro Cycling Team 0:01:13
10 Nicolas Roche (Irl) - AG2R La Mondiale 0:01:17
Place ORICA-SCOTT Riders Time
51 Pieter Weening (Ned) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:10:48
74 Simon Clarke (Aus) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:14:58
83 Daniel Teklehaymanot (Eri) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:17:32
111 Allan Davis (Aus) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:25:31
140 Wesley Sulzberger (Aus) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
161 Cameron Meyer (Aus) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
162 Mitchell Docker (Aus) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
164 Travis Meyer (Aus) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
181 Julian Dean (NZl) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:26:47