Movistar rider wasn't on a connector flight, and then missed the special charter that brought Bernal and Quintana back to Europe.
The Colombian and Movistar rider struggled as a member of Ag2r La Mondiale, but this year he's happier and healthier.
It was a busy week for pro cycling's agents as numerous notable pros renewed contracts or traded to new teams for 2016.
Following Pozzovivo's dramatic departure from the Giro, Ag2r hopes Colombian sensation Betancur can rediscover his winning touch
Ag2r draws on Péraud's experience and Bardet's youth to cue up for 2015 season, aims to develop Pozzovivo and Betancur
The trio joins many others who have succumbed to the heat and the climbing in the Spanish grand tour
Despite not racing since April, a defiant but overweight Carlos Betancur still has big ambitions for the Vuelta a España
The Italian crashed during a training ride over the weekend and broke his leg
La Gazzetta dello Sport is reporting that Ivan Basso is headed to Tinkoff-Saxo, Carlos Betancur is headed to OPQS, and Nicolas Roche is headed to Sky
The Colombian was scheduled to race the Tour de Suisse this weekend but missed his flight, and now his European visa has expired
Carlos Betancur’s overall win at Paris-Nice was a significant one for his career — especially ahead of his Tour de France debut
The Ag2r-La Mondiale rider avoids a late-race crash as Arthur Vichor earns the stage win in Nice
Despite packing some extra kilos, nothing is slowing down ag2r rider Carlos Betancur at Paris-Nice
Carlos Betancur (Ag2r-La Mondiale) thanked God after Friday's wild, frenetic finale that slotted him into the race lead at Paris-Nice.
The Ag2r-La Mondiale rider also won Thursday's stage 5
Carlos Betancur kicks to an impressive victory in a hilly stage at Paris-Nice and wants a shot at the Tour de France in July
Nibali, Basso, and others head to northern Spain for the five-day race ahead of the year's final grand tour
Thirty-five riders are in the Best Young Rider competition entering Saturday's Tour start in Corsica
Colombian rider won the white jersey at the Giro and will make his Vuelta a España debut in August
Betancur takes over the white jersey while Uran moves ahead of Evans into second overall
Astana rider's attack with 2km left in stage 14 allowed him to pad his GC advantage
Fabian Cancellara and a slew of first-time winners came out on top in the classics, but who didn't?
Carlos Betancur nearly flips the Flèche script on Wednesday with a daring, long-range attack on the Mur de Huy
Nairo Quintana's País Vasco win is the most recent, and most resounding, mark of a new generation of Colombian escarabajos