With Tinkoff and IAM Cycling disbanding, riders scramble for contracts. David Lopez returns to Sky, but Amets Txurruka is without a team.
Fabio Aru won a Spanish grand tour that was filled with crashes, abandonments, and an ejection.
Tinkoff-Saxo's Vuelta woes continue as a second rider abandons the race due to a crash caused by a race motorcycle.
COPENHAGEN – Saxo Bank on Monday announced that Portugal’s Sergio Paulinho, currently with RadioShack, will join the team for 2012. Paulinho was a medalist in the 2004 Athens Olympic road race and won the stage to Gap in the 2010 Tour de France. Related: All transfer news
A profile of today's Tour de France stage winner
Sergio Paulinho out-duels Vasil Kiryenka for the win from a long breakaway. The GC leaders have a mellow (if hot) day.