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Trentin wins his second Vuelta phase; Froome keeps general lead

Chris Froome retained his Spanish Vuelta lead by evading inconvenience in the troublesome last plummet of Tuesday’s Stage 10, which was won by Matteo Trentin in ALHAMA DE MURCIA, Spain.

An Italian person won this stage second time in history, who outsprinted Spaniard Jose Joaquin Rojas at the end of the 164.8 KM (102.4 miles) ride from Caravaca de la Cruz to Alhama De Murcia in south-eastern Spain. It was the second stage triumph for the Italian, who outsprinted Spaniard Jose Joaquin Rojas toward the finish of the 164.8-kilometer (102.4-mile) ride beginning from Caravaca de la Cruz and end at Alhama de Murcia in southeastern Spain.

“I truly needed that triumph. I had been considering this phase for some time,” Trentin said. “I knew the declining was super specialized. It was beneficial for me having Rojas with me since he was better than average in the declining. I just tailed him and frankly, when he was truly pushing, I was a bit in a bad position to tail him despite the fact that I’m (a) great descended.”

Froome, the Tour de France champ, completed 24th in the stage, however, stayed 36 seconds in front of Esteban Chaves of Colombia and Nicolas Roche of Ireland, his nearest challengers in the general standings.

Froome said that I wasn’t willing to go out on a limb; I am in a decent position, the stage champ on Sunday. “We relaxed with my colleagues and continued everything together.” Roche made one of the greatest moves in Tuesday’s stage, picking up about a large portion of a moment on Froome. Riders were falling off a lay day on Monday. The 72nd version of the Vuelta closes Sept. 10 in Madrid.

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