Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - Race Overview

British climber Simon Yates claimed a solo victory today in Barcelona on the final stage of Volta Ciclista Catalunya after great teamwork from Mitchelton-SCOTT throughout the race.

On tough finishing circuits around Montjuic, Mitchelton-SCOTT had numbers at the front all day, which set up Yates in a good position to launch his final move and take the stage win.

Read the final report here.

General Classification

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Alejandro Valverde (SPA) - Movistar Team 28:25:07
2 Nairo Quintana (COL) - Movistar Team 0:00:29
3 Pierre Latour (FRA) - AG2R La Mondiale 0:00:47
4 Simon Yates (GBR) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:00:47
5 Marc Soler (SPA) - Movistar Team 0:01:10
6 George Bennett (NZL) - LottoNL-Jumbo 0:01:23
7 Daniel Martinez (COL) - EF Education First-Drapac p/b Cannondale 0:01:29
8 Steven Kruijswijk (NED) - LottoNL-Jumbo 0:01:31
9 Jesper Hansen (DEN) - Astana Pro Team 0:01:31
10 Thibaut Pinot (FRA) - Groupama-FDJ 0:01:34
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
4 Simon Yates (GBR) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:00:47
19 Carlos Verona (SPA) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:03:32
40 Rob Power (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:09:48
48 Daryl Impey (RSA) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:13:15
55 Jack Haig (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT 0:20:16