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Vuelta a España 2015 Live Dashboard
Race Info, Preview, Live Video, Results, Photos and Highlights

The 2015 Vuelta a Espana will feature the best startlist in recent memory for this event and lots of mountain stages and uphill finishes as usual. This is the 2015 Vuelta a Espana live dashboard with race info, daily previews, live coverage, results, big photos and highlights.

Big Photos from 2015 (so far) — sirotti/flockton/lavuelta
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Big Photos from 2010sirotti/reuters


2015 Vuelta a España Teams
Team Rosters and Withdrawals
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News and Updates for Vuelta a España 2015

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September 4 update: preview coming... — Steve
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 14 profile, map and timetable.


Stage 13 Post-Race Coverage


Full Official Stage 13 Results and GC (coming) — lavuelta
Oliveira solos to victory in Tarazonacyclingnews
Doubts persist over Quintana’s future in the Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
Nelson Oliveira takes the biggest win of his career on stage 13 of the Vueltacyclingweekly
Vuelta: Oliveira takes breakaway victory in stage 13velonews
Oliveira uses time trial skills to take breakthrough stage win in Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
September 3 update:
Stage 13 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
'As a moto rider on the Vuelta, I feel like a pariah right now'cyclingweekly
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 13 profile, map and timetable.


Stage 12 Post-Race Coverage


Full Official Stage 12 Results and GClavuelta
Danny van Poppel wins stage 12cyclingnews
Van Poppel fights back from flat to win Vuelta stage 12velonews
Van Poppel takes breakthrough win in Vuelta a Espana’s 12th stagecyclingnews
We’ll notice the absence of Froome, says Arucyclingnews
Bugno (CPA) appeals to UCI to 'stop this bloodbath'cyclingnews
Tinkoff-Saxo continues on at the Vueltasbs.au
September 2 update:
Stage 12 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
Oleg Tinkov considering ASO boycott after second moto collisioncyclingweekly
Froome out of the Vuelta a Espana after checks reveal a fracture in his footcyclingnews
Louis Meintjes signs for Lampre-Meridacyclingnews
Tinkoff-Saxo continue in Vuelta a Espana despite motorbike accidentscyclingnews
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 12 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 11 Post-Race Coverage


Full Official Stage 11 Results and GClavuelta
Landa wins Andorra epiccyclingnews
Paulinho abandons Vuelta a Espana after being hit by motocyclingnews
Landa wins Vuelta stage 11; Aru takes redvelonews
Froome’s overall options take major knock with crashcyclingnews
Astana wreaks its revenge on Vuelta with Landa-Aru one-twovelonews
Tinkov threatens boycott over Paulinho incidentcyclingnews
Peloton licks its wounds after brutal Vuelta stage across Andorravelonews
Aru soars to overall lead in Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
I needed a win so I took my day says Mikel Landacyclingnews
Morning MRI will decide Froome's Vuelta a Espana fatecyclingnews
August 31 update:
Stage 11 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
Froome: “Andorra will be the toughest Grand Tour stage I’ve ever done”cyclingnews
"This will be the hardest Grand Tour stage I've ever done," says Chris Froomecyclingweekly
Tinkoff-Saxo write open letter to Vuelta organiser and UCI over Sagan moto incidentcyclingweekly
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 11 profile, map and timetable.


Tuesday is the first rest day

Rest days??? No idea why they call them "rest" days... everyone is working full gas again. 😊 pic.twitter.com/DVmH2y0Ztc

— Team MTN-Qhubeka (@TeamMTNQhubeka) September 1, 2015
August 31 update:
Index to Big Photos from the first eleven stagessirotti/flockton/aso
Tinkoff-Saxo pining for Andorracyclingnews
Vuelta a Espana recap: The action so farcyclingnews
Vuelta a España Rest Day Reviewinrng
Movistar leaders prepare for voyage into the unknowncyclingnews
Quintana: I’m tired after the Tour but I hope the mountains are calling for mecyclingtips
Niki Terpstra posts Vuelta a Espana bus transfer on Strava, just for funcyclingweekly
Dumoulin still can’t believe Vuelta performance, Degenkolb says sensations are good before world championshipscyclingtips
more to come...

Stage 10 Post-Race Coverage

Sbaraglli (MTN) o Degenkolb (TGA) ??? Parece que el del MTN #LV2015 pic.twitter.com/xN0Ikjj9sH

— Goga Ruiz-Sandoval (@BiciGoga) August 31, 2015
Full Official Stage 10 Results and GClavuelta
Sbaragli wins stage 10 in Castelloncyclingnews
Sbaragli grabs chance to win Vuelta a Espana sprintcyclingnews
Bittersweet stage for Dumoulin as he remains leader while Degenkolb misses outcyclingnews
Astana’s hopes all pinned on Aru at Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
Roche vows to fight on after Vuelta a Espana crashcyclingnews
Ewan makes planned abandon of Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
August 30 update:
Stage 10 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
Resurgent Froome reshuffles Vuelta's deck of GC riders, againvelonews
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 10 profile, map and timetable.


Stage 9 Post-Race Coverage


Full Official Stage 9 Results and GClavuelta
Dumoulin wins on Cumbre del Solcyclingnews
Dumoulin seizes red jersey after winning fight with Froomevelonews
Froome's Vuelta a Espana back on track on Cumbre del Solcyclingnews
Rodriguez misses out on stage win but shows strong mountain formcyclingnews
Dumoulin surprises himself at Vuelta a Espana summitcyclingnews
Crash injuries slow Valverde on Vuelta a Espana summit finishcyclingnews
Chaves concedes Vuelta a Espana lead on Cumbre del Solcyclingnews
Aru sees progress, Fraile extends mountains lead in Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
August 29 update:
Stage 9 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
Sagan abandons the Vuelta a Espana after motorbike incidentcyclingnews
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 9 profile, map and timetable.


Stage 8 Post-Race Coverage


Full Official Stage 8 Results and GClavuelta
Stuyven wins stage 8cyclingnews
Vuelta crash takes out Van Garderen, Martin, Boeckmansvelonews
Jasper Stuyven sprints to Vuelta stage 8 win at the end of a chaotic dayvelonews
Chaves defends red jersey on stressful road to Murcia in Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
Tinkoff-Saxo consider legal action after Sagan taken down by race motorcyclecyclingnews
Van Garderen crashes out of Vuelta a Espana with broken shouldercyclingnews
Boeckmans in induced coma after Vuelta a España crash, broken shoulder for van Garderenct
Boeckmans seriously injured in Vuelta a Espana crashcyclingnews
Cannondale-Garmin rue Vuelta's ‘unkindness' to Dan Martincyclingnews
Stuyven wins Vuelta a Espana stage despite fractured scaphoidcyclingnews
August 28 update:
Stage 8 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
Stephen Roche: Nibali and Astana got what they deservedcyclingnews
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 8 profile, map and timetable.


Stage 7 Post-Race Coverage


Full Official Stage 7 Results and GClavuelta
Lindeman wins stage 7cyclingnews
Breakaway artist Lindeman wins Vuelta stage 7velonews
Froome and van Garderen lose time at Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
Aru lays down Vuelta a Espana marker at La Alpujarracyclingnews
Chaves retains lead on Vuelta a Espana's first major mountain climbcyclingnews
Froome’s time loss 'not the end of the world,' says Rochecyclingnews
Quintana, Valverde upbeat after Vuelta a Espana's first mountain stagecyclingnews
Stage 7 Finish line quotescyclingnews
Dan Martin shakes off surprise ending to remain in GC picture at Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
Last Km of Stage 7 (04:28 Spanish)rtve
August 27 update:
Stage 7 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
Vuelta podium in Dan Martin's reach, if that's his goalvelonews
Dan Martin signs with Etixx-QuickStep for two yearscyclingnews
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 7 profile, map and timetable.


Stage 6 Post-Race Coverage


Full Official Stage 6 Results and GClavuelta
Chaves wins stage 6cyclingnews
Quotes from Stage 6cyclingnews
Meintjes: 'I’m stronger than in last year’s Vuelta a Espana'cyclingnews
Dan Martin soars to second place on tough Vuelta a Espana stage 6cyclingnews
Chaves lives in the moment at Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
Valverde: Chaves is a key rivalcyclingnews
Tejay van Garderen: 'It's no use dwelling on the Tour'cyclingweekly
August 26 update:
Stage 6 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 6 profile, map and timetable.


Stage 5 Post-Race Coverage


Full Official Stage 5 Results and GClavuelta
Ewan wins stage 5cyclingnews
Vuelta stage 5: Ewan opens grand tour accountvelonews
Stage 5 finish line quotescyclingnews
Van Garderen: 'Froome beatable'velonews
Tom Dumoulin makes up for Tour de France disappointment with Vuelta leadcyclingweekly
Van Garderen getting into the swing of things at the Vuelta a Españacyclingnews
Ewan: 'Orica team respects me, that's the difference'velonews
Dumoulin becomes first Dutchman in four years to lead the Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
Every day is a Sagan day at the Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
August 25 update:
Stage 5 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
Dumoulin keen to seize opportunities at Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 5 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 4 Post-Race Coverage


Full Official Stage 4 Results and GClavuelta
Valverde wins stage 4cyclingnews
Valverde victorious in punchy stage 4velonews
Stage 4: finish line quotescyclingnews
Roche comes close to Vuelta a Espana stage win for Team Skycyclingnews
Valverde bangs fist on table with Vuelta stage winvelonews
News shorts: Ben King robbed during Vuelta, No fair play in cycling, says Vinkourovcnews
Chaves holds fast onto Vuelta a Espana leadcyclingnews
Alejandro Valverde has Google Maps to thank for Vuelta stage four wincyclingweekly
August 24 update:
Stage 4 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
Bouhanni fights on at the Vuelta a España despite crashes and paincyclingnews
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 4 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 3 Post-Race Coverage


Full Official Stage 3 Results and GClavuelta
Peter Sagan wins stage 3cyclingnews
Sagan overturns string of seconds in Málagacyclingnews
Stage 3: finish line quotescyclingnews
Astana pick up the pieces at Vuelta a España after Nibali’s expulsioncyclingnews
Chaves fights nerves on first day in Vuelta a España leadcyclingnews
Cancellara out of Vuelta a España: “It was probably one of my hardest days”cyclingtips
Sagan gets much needed moral boostvelonews
Valverde lays down Vuelta a Espana credentials with stage wincyclingnews
August 23 update:
Stage 3 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
Nibali left abandoned by Astana at Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
Caleb Ewan denies causing mass crash on stage 2 of the Vuelta a Españacyclingnews
Tiralongo quits Vuelta a España after starting with 20 stitchescyclingnews
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 3 profile, map and timetable.

Stage 2 Post-Race Coverage


Full Official Stage 2 Results and GClavuelta
Chaves wins on Caminito del Reycyclingnews
Orica's Chaves wins stage 2, takes lead in Vueltavelonews
Nibali disqualified from Vuelta a España for holding onto team carcyclingnews
Mixed signals from Quintana on Caminito del Reycyclingnews
Patience a virtue for Chaves in Vuelta a Espana stage to Caminito del Reycyclingnews
Disqualified Vincenzo Nibali has "regrettable attitude", says Vuelta a Espana bosscyclingweekly
Vuelta boss Javier Guillén: The rules are very clearcyclingnews
Dumoulin impresses on return from injurycyclingnews
August 22 update:
Stage 2 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 2 profile, map and timetable.


Stage 1 Post-Race Coverage


Stage 1 TTT Results
1	BMC Racing                   8:10
2	Tinkoff-Saxo                 8:11  +    1
3	Orica-GreenEdge              8:11  +    1
4	LottoNL-Jumbo                8:18  +    7
5	Etixx-QuickStep              8:20  +   10
6	Trek Factory Racing          8:21  +   11
7	Lotto-Soudal                 8:28  +   18
8	Caja Rural - Seguros RGA     8:28  +   18
9	Movistar                     8:34  +   24
10	Cofidis, Solutions Crédit    8:37  +   27
11	IAM Cycling                  8:37  +   27
12	Lampre-Meirda                8:37  +   27
13	Astana                       8:40  +   30
14	MTN-Qhubeka                  8:40  +   30
15	Team Colombia                8:43  +   33
16	FDJ                          8:54  +   44
17	Katusha                      9:04  +   54
18	AG2R-La Mondiale             9:10  + 1:00
19	Giant-Alpecin                9:17  + 1:07
20	Team Sky                     9:21  + 1:11
21	Team Cannondale              9:30  + 1:20
22	Team Europcar               10:25  + 2:15
BMC wins opening Vuelta a Espana team time trialcyclingnews
Five years on, Velits returns to Vuelta a España limelight with team successcyclingnews
Van Garderen kicks off Vuelta campaign in stylevelonews
Vuelta a España technical director reports incident-free team time trialcyclingnews
August 19 update:
Stage 1 Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
Vuelta organizers take action over sandy TTT coursevelonews
Stage 1 TTT Start Order and Times (CET) — biciciclismo
Organisers distance themselves from decision to neutralise TTTcyclingnews
See the race summary table (right) for the Stage 1 profile, map and timetable.

2015 Vuelta a España Teams Presentation


August 21 update:

2015 Vuelta a España Preview


August 20/21 update:
Race Preview and Favoritesc-cycling
Talansky, Dan Martin head up Cannondale-Garmin for Vuelta a Españacyclingnews
Record number of Americans to start Vueltavelonews
Caleb Ewan: “I’m here for experience, but I’d obviously like a win”cyclingtips
Movistar: Valverde and Quintana are joint leaders for Vuelta a Españacyclingnews
Quintana: I’m not the kid I was in the 2012 Vueltacyclingnews

August 19 update:
Vuelta'15: The PEZ Previewpezcyclingnews
Five keys to the 2015 Vuelta a Espanavelonews
Vuelta a España: Ag2r-La Mondiale target top five with Pozzovivocyclingnews
Provisional Startliststeephill.tv
Etixx-QuickStep head to Vuelta a España without big namescyclingnews

August 18 update:
Stage maps and timetables now posted. See race summary table (right)
Majka and Sagan lead two-pronged Tinkoff-Saxo approach at Vuelta a Españacyclingnews
Cancellara, Schleck to lead Trek at Vueltavelonews
Vuelta a España 2015 race previewcyclingnews
Ewan to make Grand Tour debut at Vuelta a Españasbs.au

August 17 update:
Quintana and Valverde lead Movistar's Vuelta a España squadcyclingnews
Team Sky confirm riders to support Froome at Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews

August 14 update:

August 12 update:
John Degenkolb to lead Giant-Alpecin at Vuelta a Españacyclingweekly
No Kittel as Degenkolb, Dumoulin, Craddock tapped for Vueltavelonews

August 11 update:
With Vuelta start, Froome takes aim at historyvelonews

August 10 update:
Chris Froome: Bring on the Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews
Pozzovivo targets top 5 at Vuelta a Españacyclingnews
Froome aiming for Tour-Vuelta double; Briton joins impressive Vuelta a España line-upcyclingtips

August 3 update:
Nairo Quintana to race in Vuelta a Españatheguardian
Nairo Quintana to race in the Vuelta a Espanacyclingweekly
Frank Schleck targeting Vuelta a España having been ruled out of Tour de Francecyclingweekly
Aru happy to have Nibali alongside for Vueltavelonews

August 1 update:
Aru ready to share leadership with Nibali at the Vuelta a Espanacyclingnews

July 31 update:
Van Garderen to race Vuelta a Españacyclingnews
Nibali confirms Vuelta a España participationcyclingnews
Astana takes 'strongest team ever' to Vuelta with Nibalivelonews
Satisfied with Tour de France result, Quintana still on Vuelta fencevelonews

July 27 update:
Chris Froome considers racing the Vuelta a España in Augusttheguardian

July 21 update:
The lineup for the Vuelta a España is starting to look incredibly goodcyclingweekly



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Brailsford confirms Vuelta on Froome’s radarvelonews

March 23 update:
Orica-GreenEdge's Chaves targets Vuelta a Españacyclingnews

March 20 update:
Vuelta a España announce teams for 2015 racecyclingnews
Vuelta a Espana wildcards announcedcyclingweekly

January 12 update:
Quintana: The first stages of the Vuelta a Espana will cause problemscyclingnews

January 11 update:
2015 Vuelta a Espana concentrates summit finishes in first two weekscyclingnews
2015 Vuelta a Espana features tough mountain stages, Madrid finalevelonews
Valverde: "Será una Vuelta exigente y espectacular para la afición"rtve.es

Race History with Past Winnerswikipedia



Live Video Streaming and TV Coverage

August 19 update: A work in progress for 2015 Vuelta a España live and delayed coverage. Most live feeds will be country restricted, but unrestricted links will appear in bold. Check back at race time for more links. Feel free to send in additional sources for live video, tv coverage or text updates/tickers as they become known. — Steve

Warning: Any unrestricted live video links (in bold) in the table below that we suspect or have been reported to contain MS Windows malicious/malware popups are now denoted with 'm' as in "live videom (english)". Ignore the requests to upgrade/install/download a media player. Please ensure your Windows computer is virus protected before using "live videom" links as they are beyond our control. Expand the video to full screen to avoid the popups or click the tiny '[x]' close boxes.

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eurosport    live videom (english)
   live videom (english)
   live videom (english)
   live video ($ english)
  tv schedule (british)
  tv schedule (int'l/cet)
Europe; live daily coverage and rebroadcasts in 59 countries. 6.50 € / month if you go with the official broadcaster
   live video (spanish)
   live video (spanish)
  tv schedule
Spanish/RTVE.es dashboard.

   live video ($ english)
  tv schedule
United States; Universal Sports online streaming of tv content to your computer, mobile device or TV without a cable, satellite or telco contract.
   live video (english)
  tv schedule
Canada; Rogers Sportsnetwork. Live and/or delayed daily coverage
   live videom (dutch)
   live video (dutch)
  tv schedule
Belgium; Sporza Ronde van Spanje live coverage

   live video (spanish)
  tv schedule
Colombia; Spanish live coverage
   live video (dutch)
  tv schedule
Netherlands; Dutch
   live video (english)
  tv schedule
Australia; SBS will broadcast daily highlights for all stages and live video starting with stage 14.
official ticker (ES)
official ticker (EN)
Ticker from the official site with brief race radio updates
live text updates English
live text updates English; updates from Charles Pelkey
live text updates ES
Spanish text updates for Vuelta a Espana from Biciciclismo.
live ticker (german)
German text updates
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