Vuelta a Espana
Stage 4: Estepona to Vejer de la Frontera - Stage Details

Stage two winner Esteban Chaves has successfully defended the race lead on what was a dangerous day for the red jersey at the Vuelta a Espana today.

At a glance the fourth stage didn’t look too threatening, but the predominantly flat day featured a technical final five kilometres with a number of sharp ramps that threatened to create gaps at the head of the race.

“It’s true,” the Colombian said of predictions. “It was a really really difficult final.”

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Alejandro Valverde (SPA) - Movistar Team 5:07:30
2 Peter Sagan (SVK) - Tinkoff-Saxo ST
3 Daniel Moreno Fernandez (SPA) - Team Katusha ST
4 Nicolas Roche (IRL) - Team Sky ST
5 José Gonçalves (POR) - Caja Rural-Seguros RGA ST
6 Joaquim Rodriguez (SPA) - Team Katusha ST
7 Julien Simon (FRA) - Cofidis, Solutions Credits ST
8 Rafal Majka (POL) - Tinkoff-Saxo ST
9 Nairo Quintana (COL) - Movistar Team ST
10 Esteban Chaves (COL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
10 Esteban Chaves (COL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
104 Jens Keukeleire (BEL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:04:23
106 Simon Gerrans (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:04:40
142 Mitchell Docker (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:05:12
158 Cameron Meyer (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:05:12
164 Caleb Ewan (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:06:00
165 Mathew Hayman (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:06:00
171 Daryl Impey (RSA) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:06:57
183 Damien Howson (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:08:12