For years, observers have insisted that cycling could make far more effective use of television and video formats to get behind the scenes.
With the exit of three of its marquee riders and signing of a host of rookies, the Spanish team faces a transitional season in 2020.
The 21-year-old racing for UAE-Emirates, launched a last-minute attack to come around the favored Spaniard.
Spain's Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana will see Alejandro Valverde, Tom Dumoulin, Philippe Gilbert and other stars launch their respective 2020 racing campaigns.
Alejandro Valverde's involvement with the Operacion Puerto doping ring makes him a controversial figure. On paper, Valverde is pro cycling's best male rider over the past decade.
The budding Spanish star is confident he can step up to help fill the gap left by Quintana, Landa, and Carapaz