Edition 71 of the Vuelta Ciclista a España did start on Saturday, August 20. After four stages Darwin Atapuma is in the red jersey. He finished in second at the double closing climb of stage 4, 15 seconds down on young Frenchmen Lilian Calmejana. Eight more top finishes are going to spice up the last Grand Tour of the season, while the next challenge offers a tricky finale. The race should be for a tough sprinter or a late attack by the likes of Gilbert.
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