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Contador takes Vuelta lead as Quintana falls

BORJA, Spain (AP) — Alberto Contador took control of the Spanish Vuelta after former leader Nairo Quintana crashed and lost valuable time during the 10th stage won by Tony Martin on Tuesday.

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Vuelta leader Quintana crashes, keeps riding

BORJA, Spain (AP) — Spanish Vuelta leader Nairo Quintana has continued to ride after crashing during the 10th stage’s individual time trial.

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Quintana takes Vuelta lead, Anacona wins 9th stage

ARAMON VALDELINARES, Spain (AP) — Nairo Quintana took the overall lead of the Spanish Vuelta from Movistar teammate Alejandro Valverde on a rainy and mountainous ninth stage won by Winner Anacona of Colombia on Sunday.

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Bouhanni wins 8th Vuelta stage, Valverde leads

ALBACETE, Spain (AP) — Nacer Bouhanni of France won a windy eighth stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Saturday, while Alejandro Valverde kept the overall leader’s red jersey.

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De Marchi wins 7th Vuelta stage, Valverde leads

ALCAUDETE, Spain (AP) — Alessandro de Marchi of Italy pulled away from a small breakaway group to win an accident-filled seventh stage of the Spanish Vuelta on Friday, while Alejandro Valverde maintained the overall lead.

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