Juanjo Cobo: Page 3

Cobo saves day on home road he didn’t know

PENA CABARGA, Spain (VN) — There was a very tense moment about 500 meters from the finish line in Wednesday's 17th stage when it appeared Juanjo Cobo's dream Vuelta a España was turning into a nightmare.

Froome wins Vuelta stage, Cobo holds lead

PENA CABARGA, Spain (AFP) – Britain’s Chris Froome of Team Sky won the 17th stage of the Tour of Spain on Wednesday in a grueling uphill duel to the finish line with Spain’s Juan Jose Cobo, who retained the leader’s red jersey. The 26-year-old Kenya-born rider gained nine seconds on Cobo’s lead in the overall […]

Wiggins gives Cobo benefit of doubt

LEON, Spain (VN) — Team Sky's Bradley Wiggins says Vuelta a España race leader Juanjo Cobo deserves a benefit of the doubt against insinuations that the Geox-TMC rider's Angliru performance might appear too good to believe.

Cobo’s long, strange trip to Vuelta lead

LEON, Spain (VN) — Juanjo Cobo wasn’t on anyone favorite’s list to win the 2011 Vuelta a España, not even on the power rankings at his Geox-TMC squad, which was betting on Denis Menchov or Carlos Sastre to ride within range of the podium. Now just six days from Madrid, Cobo is carrying a slender, […]