Riders agree that over-the-top spectacle is good for cycling as the Giro and Vuelta fight for most extreme grand tour climbs
'Ten uphill finales not too hard'
The 25-year-old Nibali rides with the cool head of a veteran, fending off a last-ditch assault from rival Ezequiel Mosquera.
Vincenzo Nibali, Ezequiel Mosquera battle to a draw atop Bola del Mundo in 2010 Vuelta’s final mountain stage
Second-overall Ezequiel Mosquera edges race leader Vincenzo Nibali atop the final rated climb of the 2010 Vuelta a España.
This year's Vuelta could well be decided on the slopes of a new climb that’s already being compared to the fearsome Angliru and Monte