Miguel Angel Lopez (Astana), best young rider: “I'm very happy. Furthermore after giving so much during La Vuelta. Above all, thanks to my team, we always depend on them in case of a mechanical or a crash. We won the team classification and three stages, so it's a very positive balance. I've always dreamed of being the best young rider of a Grand Tour and fortunately La Vuelta has created the red bib this year. I hope there will be a jersey next year, it's even more of a motivation.”
Lopez: "I've always dreamed of being the best young rider"
interview10.09.2017Stage 21- Arroyomolinos / Madrid
Matteo Trentin (Quick-Step Floors) once again displayed his raw power on the final stage of La Vuelta 2017, dominating the ultimate bunch gallop to claim a fourth stage win. The Italian sprinter was faster than Lorrenzo Manzin (FDJ) and Soren Kragh Andersen (Team Sunweb) in the streets of Madrid. 11th of the stage, Chris Froome (Team Sky) is the first British winner of La Vuelta and the third rider to win the Spanish Grand Tour and the Tour de France in the same year after Jacques Anquetil...
Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain-Merida): “It's not easy to bring the victory back home in each Grand Tour. But I think we've worked really well to deliver a great result. Second behind Chris Froome is a big result. He was the man to beat. Chris and his team have done a great job. We've fought till the end. We've looked for the occasions to get the win but it hasn't been simple. Honour to Froome for having won the Tour and La Vuelta. With podiums at the Giro and La Vuelta it makes for a positive...
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