Saturday's battle on the Alto de l'Angliru did not disappoint. Let's roundtable!
The 34-year-old stepped aside after finishing the Vuelta a Espana Sunday.
The day after Chris Froome completed the historic Tour-Vuelta double, he's receiving a lukewarm reception in his home country.
The riders started the Vuelta not knowing if the team would exist in 2018.
The pistolero’s never-say-die attitude carried the day with an emotional stage win on the Anglirú.
Michael Woods (Cannondale-Drapac) and Tejay van Garderen (BMC Racing) will both finish the 2017 La Vuelta in the top-10 overall.
Contador will not disappoint fans in his final summit finish. He will attack the Vuelta, just as he always does.
It all started on the Anglirú, and Froome is hoping he can close the circle Saturday to secure the overall title Sunday in Madrid.
Spain's Alto de l'Angliru climb has produced some of pro cycling's best YouTube clips. Here, we rank them.
The 26-year-old Dutchman was third in the Vuelta entering Friday's stage 19, 12 seconds ahead of his closest competitor.