Primoz Roglic picked himself up from a crash and worked his way back into the peloton to take another big stride towards winning the Vuelta.
Julian Alaphilippe was praised for the fight he showed in the Alps before losing the yellow jersey in strange circumstances,
After a setback Sunday, Julian Alaphilippe will work hard to defend his Tour de France lead in the coming week.
After a setback on Sunday, Julian Alaphilippe will work hard to defend his Tour de France lead in the coming week.
Having moved into second place on Monday, Geraint Thomas is still very much the Tour de France favourite in Chris Boardman's eyes.
Winning the Tour de France would be "totally different" and "something else" from leading the race for a week, says Julian Alaphilippe.
Quick-Step Floors rider Philippe Gilbert had to abandon this year's Tour after suffering a broken left knee cap, but is ready to return.
Michal Kwiatkowski maintained his red jersey at the Vuelta a Espana, while Elia Viviani added another Grand Tour stage win.
Bob Jungels secured the Quick-Step Floors team their first Liege-Bastogne-Liege victory thanks to a daring solo breakaway.
Laurens De Plus and Petr Vakoc were hit from behind by a truck, leaving the Quick-Step Floors riders hospitalised.