Vuelta a Espana - Race Overview

The 2019 La Vuelta a Espana wrapped up with the traditional circuit race in Madrid this evening, as Mitchelton-SCOTT finished with a top-10 overall after a challenging three weeks of racing for the team.

Drawing on its ability to bounce back, the Australian outfit overcame ill-timed mechanicals as well as serious crashes to keep focus and ride Mikel Nieve into 10th place, whilst theteam continued its aggressive approach right to the final day of racing today. 

Read the full FINAL report here.

General Classification

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Primoz Roglic (SLO) - Team Jumbo Visma 11:07:14
2 Alejandro Valverde (SPA) - Movistar Team +2:33
3 Tadej Pogacar (SLO) - UAE Team Emirates +2:55
4 Nairo Quintana (COL) - Movistar Team +3:46
5 Miguel AngelLopez (COL) - Astana Pro Team +4:48
6 Rafal Majka (POL) - BORA - Hansgrohe +7:33
7 Wilco Kelderman (NED) - Team Sunweb +10:04
8 Carl Fredrik (NOR) - Lotto Soudal +12:54
9 Marc Soler (SPA) - Movistar Team +22:27
10 Mikel Nieve (SPA) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +22:34
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
10 Mikel Nieve (SPA) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +22:34
19 Etseban Chaves (COL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +53:03
49 Damien Howson (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +2:29:32
62 Tsgabu Grmay (ETH) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +2:52:26
63 Nick Schultz (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +2:52:42
83 Dion Smith (NZL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +3:29:59
100 Sam Bewley (NZL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +3:51:31