Jelle Wallays seals breakaway win on stage 18 as Yates retains Vuelta lead

13 September 2018 04:32
• Belgian rider hangs on for dramatic victory• Yates now three stages from overall titleGreat Britain’s Simon Yates maintained his La Vuelta lead of 25 seconds as Jelle Wallays masterminded a remarkable breakaway to win Thursday’s 18th stage.Yates (Mitchelton-Scott) safely marked his nearest challenger Alejandro Valverde (Movistar), and now only two stages remain before Sunday’s processional finish in Madrid. Enric Mas (Quick-Step Floors) remains in third place, one minute and 22 seconds behind Yates. Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian