Races in Portugal and Spain provide important early season climbing and time trial tests for many marquee names.
The veteran Italian and Dutchman Mollema head to Portugal to open their respective 2020 calendars against a stacked field.
Young Slovenian star Tadej Pogacar defends lead to win overall on hectic final day. Zdenek Stybar wins stage 5 at Volta ao Algarve.
Pogacar maintains overall lead with one stage remaining.
Kung captures first victory with his new team Groupama-FDJ. Pogacar is up to the task of maintaining GC lead in pivotal time trial stage.
The 20-year-old Slovenian Tadej Pogacar out-sprints WorldTour heavies on stage 2's summit finish to take overall lead.
These one-week stage races help us through the winter months. They can also provide key indicators of who will be winning big come summer.
Michal Kwiatkowski won for the second time at the 2018 Volta ao Algarve on Sunday in Malhão.
Dylan Groenewegen (LottoNL-Jumbo) won his second stage of the 2018 Volta ao Algarve on Saturday in Tavira.