Professional cyclist Rigoberto Uran secured victory on the 17th stage of the 77th Tour of Spain.
After 162.3 kilometers from Aracena to Monasterio de Tentudia, the 35-year-old Colombian prevailed in the sprint of a breakaway ahead of Frenchman Quentin Pacher and Jesus Herrada from Spain.
Evenepoel ahead of overall victory
Remco Evenepoel drives towards the Vuelta victory. The Belgian now leads the overall standings by 2:01 minutes ahead of Spaniard Enric Mas. Third is Mas' compatriot Juan Ayuso Pesquera, already 4:51 minutes behind.
On Thursday the 192-kilometer section between Trujillo and Alto de Piornal with three mountain classifications is up for the field of riders. The race ends next Sunday in Spain's capital, Madrid.