There was no movement in the general classification at the Vuelta a Espana on Wednesday, as Mikel Iturria stole the show.
Primoz Roglic overtook Nairo Quintana as the Vuelta a Espana leader following a brilliant showing in Tuesday's time trial.
Team INEOS have further bolstered their star-studded line-up for 2020 with the signing of Giro d'Italia champion Richard Carapaz.
Nairo Quintina holds the red jersey after stage nine of the Vuelta a Espana, where Tadej Pogacar enjoyed a memorable triumph.
A big day at the Vuelta a Espana saw Nicolas Edet move into the red jersey after joining stage winner Nikias Arndt in a breakaway.
Miguel Angel Lopez is back on top of the general classification standings, but it was Alejandro Valverde who took stage seven glory.
Dylan Teuns was unable to stop Jesus Herrada surging clear to win stage six of the Vuelta a Espana, but the red jersey provided consolation.
Rigoberto Uran and Nicolas Roche were caught up in a crash on stage six and consequently withdrew from the Vuelta a Espana.
Stage five of the Vuelta a Espana went the way of Angel Madrazo, who raced clear in the final kilometre after a gruelling climb.
Sam Bennett was brilliant in victory on Monday but could not quite do enough to add another Vuelta a Espana stage on Tuesday.