With the disqualification of Juan Jose Cobo, Froome now becomes the official winner of the 2011 Vuelta a España.
The UCI's confirmation of Cobo's sanction means Chris Froome could be named the official winner of the 2011 Vuelta a España
The UCI has cited Juan Jose Cobo for a biological passport violation, which could strip the Spaniard of his 2011 Vuelta title; a move that would give the win to Froome
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Was it a good edition of the Vuelta? What does it mean for Yates? How do we rank this year's grand tours? We unpack the action from Spain.
The final week of the Vuelta a Espana culminated with Simon Yates riding to his first grand tour win.
The 23-year-old rode to second place overall at the recent Vuelta a Espana.
Always one of the season's best races, the Vuelta delivered lots of surprises, and we have three key takeaways from the 2018 race.
The Spanish team fell short of its goals to place at least one rider on the podium, although it won two stages and the team prize.
Vuelta boss believes in nurturing the sport from the bottom up rather than imposing limits
Yates balances aggression and moderation to banish Giro demons and become the first Brit to win a grand tour outside of Team Sky's structure
Yates's Vuelta victory marks a generational shift, with youthful pair Lopez and Mas completing the Vuelta podium.
Alejandro Valverde plans to apply pressure in final mountain stages as Simon Yates clings to 25-second advantage in Vuelta overall.
After an outburst was caught on TV in stage 17, Fabio Aru begs for forgiveness, making a personal call to the venerable bike manufacturer.
Once a climbing superstar expected to win the Tour de France, Nairo Quintana comes up short again, this time at the Vuelta.
We call up Kate Courtney to hear firsthand about her unbelievable world championship win. Plus, updates on the exciting Vuelta.
Without overall ambitions, Kiel Reijnen takes it easy on stage 16 so he can be fully rested to support Mollema and Nizzolo's stage hunting.
Alejandro Valverde and Nairo Quintana were second and third in the Vuelta entering Tuesday's time trial.
The second week of the Vuelta sees breakaways succeed and fresh faces win stages and even take the overall lead.
Yates is racing with a more calm approach than in May's Giro d'Italia thanks to less pressure on stage 16's time trial
Emerging Basque Pro Continental team Euskadi-Murias celebrates first WorldTour win with Óscar Rodríguez, who conquered La Camperona.
Top climbers can vie for two major jerseys this autumn — Vuelta red and the world champion's rainbow. But which do they prioritize?
What are the big takeaways from the Vuelta a España so far? Will the battle for red kick into high gear this weekend? Roundtable time!
Veteran Jesus Herrada sneaks into red jersey with stage 12 breakaway. The top GC favorites remain confident they'll keep him in sight.
The American riding for Katusha-Alpecin is still looking for a stage win at the 2018 edition of the Spanish grand tour.
Ben King rode onto the U.S. roster for the upcoming world championships with the help of his two Vuelta stage wins.
It has been a big week for Americans — Ben King won two stages at the Vuelta. Sepp Kuss, in his debut Vuelta, has been tearing up the climbs.
GC leader Yates won't sacrifice his team on Vuelta's longest stage, and that doesn't sit well with Valverde and Quintana.
The Vuelta a España is a chance for Vincenzo Nibali to ride into form for the world championships, his new objective after Tour abandon.
Simon Yates takes a different approach to Vuelta tactics, knowing he won't bleed as much time in time trial as he did at Giro d'Italia.
The Frenchman said he is using the Vuelta as a springboard to getting into top form for the worlds road race.
With its two key climbers only seconds out of the overall lead, Movistar is looking like the team to beat at the Vuelta.
Prior Vuelta leader Michal Kwiatkowski smarts from late-race crash but is hopeful he can continue climbing with the best.
After former race leader Michal Kwiatkowski crashes, the peloton complains about dangerous road surfaces in Vuelta stage 7.
Two of the riders chasing overall victory at the Vuelta a España lost nearly two minutes in Thursday's crosswinds.
After finishing last in stage 5 and tamping down rumors about a fight with his team director, Nacer Bouhanni wins stage 6.
EF Education First-Drapac gives Simon Clarke a chance in stage 5 and it pays off handsomely with first WorldTour win of 2018.
Vincenzo Nibali, Richie Porte, and others are already off the back. What does it mean for the Vuelta a Espana?
Team Sky opts for a surprising tactic in Vuelta stage 5: letting the breakaway steal the leader's jersey from Kwiatkowski.
Vincenzo Nibali hurt his back in a crash at the Tour de France, and now he's concerned that the pain he's feeling won't go away.
The 23-year-old WorldTour rookie made a splash in Tuesday's stage 4, which ended with a summit finale.
Simon Yates insists his stage 4 attack was accidental, but it shows the Brit is on fine form in the Vuelta.