Vuelta a Espana
Stage 11: Saint-Palais to Undax-Dantxarinea - Stage Details

Australian Damien Howson spent the day in the breakaway before sprinting to fourth place on stage 11 of La Vuelta a Espana.

In his seventh Grand Tour, the 27-year-old made it into the break of the day, but couldn’t quite reel in the solo winner before the line, eventually taking a top-five in Urdax-Dantxarinea.

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Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Mikel Iturria (SPA) - Eusaki Basque Country - Murias 4:36:44
2 Jonathan Lastra (SPA) - Caja Rural - Seguros RGA +0:06
3 Lawson Craddock (USA) - EF Education First +0:06
4 Damien Howson (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +0:06
5 Francois Bidard (FRA) - AG2R La Mondiale +0:06
6 Amanuel Ghebreigzabhier (ERI) - Team Dimension Data +0:09
7 Benjamin Thomas (FRA) - Groupama-FDJ +0:12
8 Matteo Fabbro (ITA) - Katusha Alpecin +0:12
9 Gorka Izagirre (SPA) - Astana Pro Team +0:12
10 Remi Cavagna (FRA) - Deceuninck - Quickstep +0:12
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
4 Damien Howson (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +0:06
57 Mikel Nieve (SPA) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +18:35
61 Nick Schultz (AUS) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +18:35
63 Sam Bewley (NZL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +18:35
66 Esteban Chaves (COL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +18:35
68 Tsgabu Grmay (ETH) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +18:35
101 Dion Smith (NZL) - Mitchelton-SCOTT +18:35