Vuelta 2016 Favourites stage 21: Last chance for fast men

Nikias Arndt vuelta favouriteThe Vuelta a España is set to close with a race at slighty over 100 kilometres. The course is almost entirely flat so a bunch sprint is the most likely outcome. Who are the major contenders? (Slideshow route/profile)

The second half of the closing stage is played out on a 5.9 kilometres circuit in Madrid.

The last three winners of a Vuelta closing stage to Madrid were Peter Sagan (2011), Michael Matthews (2013) and John Degenkolb (2012, 2015). Who’s next?

Favourites 21st stage Vuelta a España

*** Tosh Van der Sande, Nikias Arndt, Gianni Meersman
** Jonas Van Genechten, Kristian Sbaragli, Jean-Pierre Drucker
* Daniele Bennati, Fabio Felline, Tyler Farrar

Vuelta a España 2016 Stage 21: Route maps, height profiles, etc

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