La Vuelta 2023: Remco Evenepoel signs stage 18 trio | video

Belgian Remco Evenepoel (Soudal Quick Step) once again taught another lesson in pride and ambition for sign the three V eighteenth stage of the Vuelta a EspaΓ±a 2023, disputed between Pola de Allenda and the summit of Cruz de Linares, 178.9 kilometers, the last meeting with the mountain, where the American came out with a reinforced squad of reds Sepp Kuss (Jumbo Visma).

Third victory for him current Vuelta champion and nothing more than number 50 like a pro. Evenepoel does not want to go unnoticed by his champion caste and made an impressive debut. one, in its own style, the peak of La Cruz de Linares, where a 23-year-old cyclist from Aalst became the winner and bestMountain Ercy is confident.

Evenepool broke the finish line with time 4:47:37 hoursaverage 36.8 km/hfollowed by Italian Damiano Caruso at 4.44 minutes and from the Dane Andreas Krohn at 5.10.

The favorites signed a draw, nonaggression pact. Jumbo Visma dear and successfully defended the Kuss red color, one step away from success Evenepoel in the Vuelta record.

No differences between the men in the general classification at the last mountain competition.. They all arrived together at 9.29 from Remco.. Just highlight it Jonas Vingegaard let himself go at the end and he gave away 9 insignificant seconds, just like the 3 he left Landa.

Kuss can be considered a virtual winner of the Vueltain the absence of “classics” Sierra de Madrid. The podium is still 100% yellow. The American is followed by Vingegaard with a result of 17 seconds and the third Primoz Roglic with a result of 1.08. Juan Ayuso leads the Spanish trio, fourth. Landa ranks fifth with a score of 4.19 and Enric Mas sixth at 4.30.

β€œWe have to wait, this is a step forward towards a red result. Thanks to my colleagues for their help. β€œWe are happy with the overall result, we ran more defensively,” Kuss said at the finish.

The nineteenth stage of the Vuelta takes place this Friday. La BaΓ±esa and Oscar, 177.1 km. purity opportunity for sprinters, penultimate before arriving on Sunday in Madrid.

(according to information from EFE)

Source: Aristegui Noticias